Majestic Radio Cabinet; Grigsby Grunow; 1929-1930; 1977-0458-1

Name/Title

Majestic Radio Cabinet

About this object

Donated by Mr R Benge

A Majestic radio cabinet with turned legs. Carved front with "Majestic" metal badge. Inlay covered by cloth for speaker.

Majestic Radio Receiver 90-B with Super Dynamic G-3 Speaker.

There are 3 badges inside back of unit with model no's and Serial No's (see Below)

The chassis 90 and 90-B from Grigsby-Grunow Co. have a 5 gang variable condensator for tuning the T.R.F. balanced circuit with a single control. The selectivity control or trimmer functions by varying the inductance of the antenna input coil and permits adjusting the input circuit to exact resonance with the other tuned circuits. The detector tube feeds (via R.F. choke) directly the transformer for the push-pull output which drive the so called "Super-Dynamic Speaker" model G-3 from Grigsby-Grunow Company in Chicago.

Maker

Grigsby Grunow

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1929-1930

Place Made

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Medium and Materials

wood, metal, paper, cloth, glass

Measurements

96cm H, 39cm W, 54cm L

Object Type

Furniture

Object number

1977-0458-1

Copyright Licence  

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Majestic
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