Marconiphone T36AB portable radio

Made:
1954-1956
maker:
Marconiphone

Marconiphone T36AB portable valve radio, 1954-1956. An attached case, portable. Wooden case covered in beige imitation lizard skin. Contrasting burgundy material under lid around knobs and dial. Receives Broadcast (Medium Wave) and Long Wave stations. Runs using AC Mains or dry batteries (7.5 + 90 volt). Five valves (X18, W17, ZD17, N19 and U142 H.T. rectifier). Original cost £13.14s.2d plus tax.

Details

Category:
Television
Collection:
BBC Heritage Collection
Object Number:
2012-5118/141
Materials:
electronic components, leatherette, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified), textile and wood (unidentified)
type:
radio receiver
taxonomy:
  • component - object