A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, 1938-1939

Made:
1938-1939 in Welwyn Garden City
maker:
Murphy Radio Limited
A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939.
      
      In A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939.
      
      In A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939.
      
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A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939. In
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939. In
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

A-52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, 1938-1939. In
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

A52 Murphy Radio Receiver, made by Murphy Radio Limited, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, introduced 1938

In the late 1930s a radio like this might have been the centrepiece of a room.

Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
1939-300
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), paint, rubber (unidentified), textile and wood (unidentified)
type:
radio receiver
taxonomy:
  • component - object
credit:
Donated by Murphy Radio Limited