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BBC Radio Crystals With Tin, by BBC Crystal Ltd., Britain, Early 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 86416
Object Type:
Place Created: United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/365
Brief Description: Mica? radio crystals with cotton wool bed in matching small iron tin. Tin painted black with orange printed inscription on exterior of removable lid.
Primary Inscriptions: "BRITAIN'S BEST / BBC / CRYSTAL LTD [TRADEMARK] / THE / MIGHTY" printed on label stuck to exterior surface of tin lid. "M_____ ______OM / WIR_________ / CA______ ______ER / BRITA_______ _____ LTD" printed on exterior surface of tin lid.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Mica?
tin.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
40 30 15 mm

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