Gramaphone; HMV; circa 1920's; 1980-0991-1

Name/Title

Gramaphone

About this object

Donated by Mrs T Jacques

HMV Model 101 Sidewind. It has a pivoted front corner needle bin containing spare stylus needles., automatic brake and is fitted with the later No.59 single spring motor and a brass-backed No.4 sound box. Finished in blue Rexine® with a leather handle and has nickel plated fittings. Plays 78's, the handle is missing. The case is wooden (covered in Blue Rexine®, and there is a storage pull out to hold records on u/s of lid. Has logo "His Masters Voice" and a badge "Supplied by Harrods of London"

Has a 78 record on turntable "The Irish Emigrant" by Ernest Pike

Various badges inside top turntable cover

HMV

Harrods of London

Maker

HMV

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

circa 1920's

Place Made

England

Place Notes

Hayes, Middlesex

Medium and Materials

wood, metal, paper, Rexine, plastic, rubber and leather

Measurements

14.5cm H, 29cm W, 41cm L

Object Type

Furniture

Object number

1980-0991-1

Copyright Licence  

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