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This item is on display at Melbourne Museum
Broadcast Receiver - AWA Radiolette, circa 1934 Reg. No: ST 029067
- Radiolette model 27 receiver, mantel pattern, manufactured by Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd, released in 1934. Like all radios of this period, this receiver used valves, in this case, numbering five. Valves used filaments, which glowed red hot so it was necessary to protect the other components. This set had five valves.
- 5 valves. Polished timber casing. Dial modified with neon illumination.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd., 1975
|Tagged with:||radio receivers|
|Themes this item is part of:||Information & Communication Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Inscriptions:||Serial No. A24371|
|Manufacturer:||Amalgamated Wireless (Australasia) Ltd (AWA), Australia, circa 1934|