Home-made Radio; 5924


Home-made Radio

About this object

Brown wooden box with lid containing home-made radio. Has 1 switch and 2 dials mounted on front of box. Lid attached with string

Place Made

New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Wood & Components

Subject and Association Description

A home built wireless made partly from scrap material. The container is a wooden box originally used for 'Daphne 13 cartons 15oz Net Seeded Raisins. The total cost of construction was five pound. This one valve ordinary broadcast, used with headphones,

Credit Line

Donated by Mrs Mary Small

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