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Aerial Model - Homecrafts, Radio, circa 1920 Object Reg. No: ST 15452

Summary:
Umbrella type aerial, on wooden base. Used with radios. Made by Homecrafts in Australia, circa 1920.
Description:
Single upright, uses 4 guy ropes which, by means of insulators, become aerial wires for their upper parts. These form two inverted 'V's.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Homecrafts Pty Ltd, 1925
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 310 mm (Height), 310 mm (Width), 300 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: radios, homecrafts, radio aerials
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: receivers
Inscriptions: Name plate on base reads 'Supplied by Homecrafts Melb P.H. McElroy 211 Swanston Street'.
Modelmaker: Homecrafts Pty Ltd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

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