Bush VHF61 valve radio

Front view of a radio showing the speaker grill and control knobs. Side view of a radio showing the smooth case. Rear view of a radio showing the back panel.
Front view of a radio showing the speaker grill and control knobs. Side view of a radio showing the smooth case. Rear view of a radio showing the back panel.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 002357
Country
Date
1956 (circa)

Description

A Bush VHF61 valve radio, from the 1950s. This radio was one of the company's "Continental" designs, with piano-key switches and a gold coloured trim. A new cable has been fitted to this example at some point. The case is made from Bakelite and the front is covered in a woven material.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"AC Receiver Type VHF61 S/No. 209/35270"
Dimensions
Width
420mm
Height
280mm
Depth
230mm