Ekco U122 radio

Front view of a radio showing the EKCO label. Side view of a radio showing the smooth surfaces. Rear view of a radio showing the speaker grill. Rear view of a radio showing the speaker grill. Top view of a radio showing the carrying handle. Underside view of a radio showing the feet and base cover. Close view of a radio showing the printed inscription.
Front view of a radio showing the EKCO label. Side view of a radio showing the smooth surfaces. Rear view of a radio showing the speaker grill. Rear view of a radio showing the speaker grill. Top view of a radio showing the carrying handle. Underside view of a radio showing the feet and base cover. Close view of a radio showing the printed inscription.

Description

An ivory coloured Ekco U122 radio dating from about 1950. The case has an integral carrying handle, speaker grills to the front, back and top, 2 tuning/volume knobs, and MW and LW switch at base.
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Inscriptions

printed: "Serial No. 48496" (base)
printed: "Ekco. Type U122 Receiver. For Universal Mains. A.O 200/250 volts 26/100 cycles. OR D.C 200/250 volts. E. K. Cole Ltd. Southend-on-Sea. England." (base)

Object number

AIBDC : 002557

Date

1950 (circa)

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Material

Dimensions
Width
290mm
Height
220mm
Depth
150mm

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