Date of manufacture: 21 st week of 1961 by the US Chicago plant.
Numbers printed on the basket of this speaker: P12C6641, 50948, printed on the top of the magnet: 220121 (= date manufacturer code); Model: P10N C6907 2, D613 024675 C, printed on the rim of the basket: Magnet: Alnico (large!
They are not to be confused with the cheap knockoff consoles made by others and sold in various discount department stores.
The popularity, availability and reasonable prices of separate components in the "home stereo" heyday of the early to mid-70's eclipsed the sound quality of most consoles sold at the time. Magnavox did indeed produce some very good units housed in extremely high quality cabinetry.
Sadly the venture was not long lived as the markets for quality audio "furniture" pieces faded.This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.Purvis built amps and speaker boxes and was the first person to import the legendary SAE amplifiers to Australia.Ian Mc Lean moved to Sydney in the early sixties and started building column speaker boxes with 4 x 8-inch ROLA speakers in each, each tapped with a 5-watt (100-volt) line transformer.