Gecophone crystal detector radio set no. 1, 1923

Made:
1923 in United Kingdom
maker:
General Electric Company Limited

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Gecophone crystal detector radio set no. 1, complete with instruction handbook, made by the General Electric Company Limited, British, 1923. Instruction handbook not mentioned in the nominal file (4868), nor on the form 100. Polished mahogany case with a lift up lid and ebonite control panel.

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Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
1972-70
Materials:
ebonite, mahogany (wood), metal (unknown)
type:
radio receiver
taxonomy:
  • component - object
credit:
Donated by J. E. Bird
status:
Permanent collection

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