Domestic, Radiant Electric Heater; National Electrical Engineering Coy Ltd; 1925...

Name/Title

Domestic, Radiant Electric Heater

About this object

This radiator was purchased and one of, if not the first, electric radiator used in Roxburgh, Central Otago, New Zealand when power was introduced to the village in 1925. It was purchased by the Jeffery family and donated to the museum in 1978.

Maker

National Electrical Engineering Coy Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1925

Period

1920s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Dunedin

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, glass
processed material, synthetic, plastic, nylon

Inscription and Marks

THE NATIONAL ELECTRICAL
ENGINEERING COY LTD
DUNEDIN, CHRISTHCURCH
WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND

Measurements

h 525mm x w 410mm x d 65mm
wt 3034g

Subject and Association Keywords

Energy and Electricity

Subject and Association Keywords

Local History

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.1978.21

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