History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Radio Valve Type VU120A with carton, Mid 20th Century

preview image for Radio Valve Type VU120A with carton, Mid 20th Century
Inventory Number: 53371
Object Type:
Accession Number: 2004-9/252
Brief Description: EHT Rectifier Radio Valve (or Tube) Type VU120A, in unmatching plain printed cardboard carton. Glass valve with single steel top cap, black plastic? base and six steel base pins. Two pins missing. Bottom of valve is blackened, probably from use.
Primary Inscriptions: "V.U. 120A / 10E/807 / D" etched on exterior surface of bulb.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Glass
assorted metals.
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
135 50 50 mm


Image with multimedia irn 39201Image with multimedia irn 39202Image with multimedia irn 39203Image with multimedia irn 39204

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/53371