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1931 Olympia Exhibition Radiogram Model
Oak console model with Gilbert Radio receiver

CABINET:--Oak cabinet with double slatted sliding doors at front, and fully opening access doors to rear. Console mounted radio with internal speaker.
MOTOR:-- The famous Garrard, double spring. Plays two records with one winding. 12" plush covered turntable.
RADIO:--British General model with valve amp chassis and 16" internal speaker.
TONE ARM:-- The unrivalled Gilbert amplifying arm, specially designed to produce great volume with perfect definition of tone without distortion. Reg No: 721931 and pat. No: 266936
AMPLIFIER:-- All metal deep tone reflecting amplifier, producing the widest range of notes and giving perfect definition of tone. Reg No: 721971
SOUNDBOX:-- Gilbert Tone Reflector, specially designed for use with the new electrical recording process of records. Pro-Pat. No's 2380 and 2381.
LIGHTS:-- Battery operated, "EverReady" needle light, mounted on tone arm.
-- Two Gilbert needle cups which are of new design with electro-gilt bowls for unused needles and one nickel-plated for used needles. Reg No: 721972
MEASUREMENTS:-- Height 32-ins Width 22-ins Length 36-ins
CASH PRICE - - Unknown

Below are some recent pictures of the 1931 Olympia Exhibition Gilbert Radiogram from my collection.
Front View   Rear View

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