Gramophone [HMV (Model 109)]

The Gramophone Company Limited, Manufacturer

Circa 1928-Circa 1929
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Maker and Role
The Gramophone Company Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
Circa 1928-Circa 1929
Description
Gramophone. Table model 4, H.M.V. Dark wood, opening lid. There is a large turntable in the centre designed to accommodate 78 RPM records. A tuner arm which pivots at the centre in order to rest the speaker and needle on the record, is fixed in the middle of the wooden case. On the side is a slot for the crank handle to be inserted to wind up the mechanism. There are a pair of hinged doors in the front which open outwards and allow for ample storage of spare records.
Other Name
Model 109
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood/Mahogany
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
"His Master's Voice"
The Gramophone Company Ltd.
Patents Applied for Label
Accession No
1965.225
Credit Line
The Gramophone Company Limited. Circa 1928-Circa 1929. Gramophone [HMV (Model 109)], 1965.225. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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