London, South Kensington
31 May 2007
An Edison Home Phonograph
Model A, No. 78918, with 2-minute pulley, Model C reproducer, shaver, Townley's Speed Indicator, in green oak case with banner transfer and brass witch's hat horn -17½in. (44cm) long; and a case of twenty-four 2-minute cylinders (2)
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Townley's Speed Indicator was advertised in 1906 by F.Townley & Co., 98 Alton Street, Crewe, at 3/6d. Two models were available, for the Standard and Home phonographs respectively.
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