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Marconi Auto-Alarm Type M, by Marconi Company, English, Mid 20th Century

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Inventory Number: 24207
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/536
Brief Description: Marconi Auto-Alarm Type M, in grey-painted cabinet with three units mounted in drawers. With gain and tune devices, polished black Bakelite tuning dial (marked "OFF", "HTV", "4", "3", "2", "1"), glass dial display with needle (scale 0-20), headphones socket (with two tuning dials), rectangular glass window into interior, and assorted buttons and screws. Drawers originally meant to slide open but apparently do not do so anymore.
Primary Inscriptions: "MARCONI / AUTO ALARM EQUIPMENT / TYPE M" printed on celluloid plaque upon lower section of front surface.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Metal
Glass
Bakelite
Paint
Plastic
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
960 350 310 mm

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