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Early Electronic Television

 Murphy A58V

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Screen Size 9 inch
Year Made 1938
Quantity Manufactured 225
Original Cost ?
Number Still in Existence See Pre-1945 Database
Cabinet Original Finish
Chassis Restored

This set was built in 1938 is a particularly modern looking design for this period. The TV chassis swung down to help in tube replacement  the overall design was very compact. This model has a TV chassis built around the A56V, and a AM/SW radio.