original packaging for aerial wire, 1920-1940

Made:
1920-1940 in Stalybridge
Box of special aerial wire for use with home broadcast receivers, manufactured by Aerialite Limited, Stalybridge,

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Box of special aerial wire for use with home broadcast receivers, manufactured by Aerialite Limited, Stalybridge,
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Original box for special aerial wire for use with home broadcast receivers, manufactured by Aerialite Limited, Stalybridge, Greater Manchester, England, 1920-1940

In the 1920s homes with a crystal radio set could be identified by the aerial wire strung up outside.

Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
2014-80/2
type:
packaging
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
credit:
Unknown Source