History of Science Museum: Collection Database Search

Record Details

Transmitting Valve Radio Part, Possibly by GEC-Osram Valve Co. Ltd., London, pre-1919

Inventory Number: 73945
Object Type:
Place Created: London United Kingdom (England) Europe
Brief Description: Initially thought to be made by Marconi-Osram Valves and datable to early 1920s. Subsequently considered to be by GEC-Osram Valves, and hence pre-1919. GEC made valves at Osram Lamp Works in Hammersmith, London until Osram merged with Marconi to form Marconi-Osram Valves in 1919.
Provenance: Not ascertained
Collection Group:
Material(s): Glass
Copper Alloy


Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/73945