Radio - Portable

Philips New Zealand Limited, Manufacturer

1955-1960s
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Maker and Role
Philips New Zealand Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
1955-1960s
Description
Portable radio, type L4Z65 BT, Serial No.30135, louvered front - red grill cloth behind. Case is plastic with cream and gold outlining. Buttons and knobs are red plastic. 3 valve portable. Has ferrite rod and fold-out rectangular-shaped antenna. List of high-tension batteries in rear. 1 x medium wave and 3 x short wave bands. 5 buttons at front, including ON/OFF. Power: uses 1 x 67 1/2 v. battery and 8 x 1 1/2 volt "D" size cells (e.g.. Eveready type 467).
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
PHILIPS Maker's Mark
Accession No
F495.2001
Credit Line
Philips New Zealand Limited. 1955-1960s. Radio - Portable, F495.2001. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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