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Object Name:
Gramophone
Object ID:
2013.020.005
Date:
c1920
Description:
"Peter Pan" brand portable gramophone, English made with Swiss parts. Very popular for picnics and outings as the gramophone comes apart and all parts fit into the box. Sometimes referred to as a "camera gramophone" as the exterior of the closed box looked similar to that of a box camera.
Leather covered wooden box, metal parts, wooden knob on crank handle. This gramophone still works.
Interior label reads:
"PETER PAN"
GRAMOPHONE
PATENT NOS. 15825/23—705313
AND ADD. WORLDS PATENTS PENDING
Title:
Portable Gramophone
Dimensions:
H—14.6 W—11.4 L—17 cm
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