His Master's Voice Pick- Up No II and Volume Control

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 001271
Country
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A "His Master's Voice" Pick-Up No. II and Volume Control, circa 1940s, made of compression moulded phenol formaldehyde. This set is complete with its original box, the inside of which has an illustration of a woman sat on an arm chair using the product, which converts a gramophone to electrical reproduction via a radio.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"'His Master's Voice' No. 11 The Gramophone Co. Ltd. Hayes Middx. Made in England"
Dimensions
Width
95mm
Height
70mm
Length
230mm
Material Note
circa length 230 mm
width 95 mm height 70 mm
plastic
PF
phenol formaldehyde
bakelite - generic term
Colour Note
box