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Marconiphone Receiver Model 235, by Marconiphone Company, English, c. 1935

preview image for Marconiphone Receiver Model 235, by Marconiphone Company, English, c. 1935
Inventory Number: 35936
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/80
Brief Description: Marconiphone Receiver Model 235, in black leather cloth-covered case with chromium-plated bezels to the circular speaker and half-moon LW tuning dial, four chromium-plated knobs (one marked 'S' and one marked 'V'), simulated mother-of-pearl dial and on/off switch on side. Model 235 was a common domestic receiver.
Primary Inscriptions: "REFERENCE TO THIS INSTRUMENT / QUOTE MODEL NO 235 / & SERIAL NO. 591735" on metal plaque on underside. "G. Marconi [signature trademark]" transfer on upper surface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Leather cloth
Wood
Chromium
Thread
Simulated Mother-of-Pearl Plastic(?)
Copper Alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
420 230 240 mm

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