Radio Receiver [Meccano]

Meccano Limited, Manufacturer

1922
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Maker and Role
Meccano Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
1922
Description
Meccano Crystal radio with a wood base, wooden rounded coil, metal tuner bars. A complete example of a rare, early crystal radio. These sets were produced in a hurry to comply with the BBC licensing requirements. A year later in 1923, they had ceased production.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
MECCANO Maker's Mark
Accession No
F1198.2003
Credit Line
Meccano Limited. 1922. Radio Receiver [Meccano], F1198.2003. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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