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Electrical Appliance - Philips Portable Valve Radio - Model 111F; 1950s

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

Description
Silver metal with black bakelite sides. Mesh panels at front and back for sound. Panel (shutter) on front folds back to reveal the radio stations in Australia. Stations use the old format - 3LO instead of 774.
Right hand side has knob that changes the station, left side has one to change the volume
Size
29.0cm (including handle on top) x33.0cm x 13.0cm
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Object Registration
02323
Keywords
philips, portable radio, valves
Historical information

Philips Australia: Radioplayer 111F. Portable radio - valves.
When Made
c1950s
Made By
Philips Electrical Company (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions & Markings
Philips badge on front
Last updated
11 Oct 2019 at 10:25AM