Brandes "Superior" headset for Armstrong regenerative receiver

Brandes "Superior" headset for Armstrong regenerative receiver

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Description
This headset was used in 1912 with Edwin Howard Armstrong's regenerative radio receiver. The manufacturer, C. Brandes Inc., was a well-known maker of headsets in the early twentieth century.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Headphones
headset
Other Terms
Headphones; Audio Devices
Date made
1912
associated user
unknown
maker
C. Brandes Inc.
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in x 3 in; 15.875 cm x 23.495 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
EM.314503.01
catalog number
314503.01
accession number
202631
Credit Line
from Marion Armstrong
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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