Radio, Philco 38-630E; Philadelphia Storage Battery Company; 1938; Unknown

Name/Title

Radio, Philco 38-630E

About this object

This is a Philco 38-630E radio. This model is a typical popular three band, 6 valve receiver. First introduced in 1938, Philco sets were made by the Philadelphia Storage Battery Company, one of the largest American manufacturers of radio.

Maker

Philadelphia Storage Battery Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1938

Period

1930s

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper
inorganic, processed material, glass

Measurements

h 530 mm x w 415 mm x d 300 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

Object Type

equipment

Object number

Unknown

Copyright Licence  

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