This really excellent portable gramophone was made by 'His Master's Voice'
Model: C102 E made in 1934 - Serial Number: B/9 70422
This is a de-luxe variant in black leathercloth. It was very popular in it's day and still is today due to it's superb playing quality. HMV 102 is still widely recognised as marking the pinnacle of portable gramophone design. It remained in production, with minor changes, from 1931 until the late 1950s.
This model is finished in black Rexine leathercloth with a walnut motor board, the internal fittings are chromium plated.
It has got an automatic or manual start/stop, via selector lever. Single spring motor with the 5a soundbox and very proportional tone arm and horn system.
It is in outstanding working condition with no damage, marking or staining and has probably seen only limited use.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 17 x Width 29 x Depth 41
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 11 inches x Depth 1 foot, 4 inches
Our reference: 05903