Radiola III

Object Number: 
INV.9858
Date: 
ca. 1922
Medium: 
Wood, plastic, metal, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 7 3/4 x 6 5/8 in. ( 14.6 x 19.7 x 16.8 cm )
Marks: 
molded in intaglio: near lower edge of plastic top: "RCA / Radiola III" printed on gold ground: on back: "Radiola III / REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. / . . . / TYPE R1 / RANGE 220-550 METERS / THIS RADIO RECEIVER / AND VARIOUS COMPO- / NENT PARTS AND COM- / BINATI
Description: 
Radio receiver in rectangular wooden case; black plastic panel on top with knob at upper left for adjusting battery setting, and amplification and station selector dials with increments marked from 1 to 10 at lower left and right respectively; two holes near left edge for earphones; four small plastic bun feet on bottom; textile covered electric cord exits from back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group