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Juke Box - Fraser & Hosking, circa 1953 Object Reg. No: ST 032368

Australian-made Juke Box playing 12 x 78 rpm records with push-button selection. Built by Fraser & Hosking in about 1953-54. It is believed only 19 of this model were built. Fitted with a three valve audio amplifier. Percy Hosking submitted a provisional patent application dated 19 November 1953 for this machine.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from P. Hosking, 1981
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 700 mm (Height), 670 mm (Width), 360 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: amusements, juke boxes, phonographs, record players
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Leisure Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Audio-Visual Systems
Tertiary Classification: playback & recording
Manufacturer: Fraser & Hosking, Frankston, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950

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