Record player; 1930's; 2008-15

Name/Title

Record player

About this object

When the flat 78 rpm records arrived the spring wound turntable became popular. A govenor provides speed control. The oscillations of the needle were transferred to a diaphram. Careful design of the sound chamber amplified the music from the record.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1930's

Place Made

United States of America

Medium and Materials

Timber and steel

Subject and Association Description

78 rpm record and player, spring drive

Credit Line

Gift to TATATM

Object Type

Record player

Object number

2008-15

Rights

All rights reserved

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