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The HMV 101 dates from 1925, the model shown being the first version following on from the HMV 100. The 101 experienced a number of developments thoughout it's production period which ended in 1931, each major variation being recognised by the addition of a letter from A to P excluding"O".  This example, probably dating from 1926, was in good condition when I discovered it but has since had its hardware and case cleaned. The motor has also been stripped, cleaned and lubricated including the spring case and spring. The 101 was missing a handle when purchased.  This has now been added although it is not of the pattern of the original.

HMV 101a 012

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1925/26

The 101

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Production dates 101 series:    1925 - 1931

Soundbox:                 HMV No.4 - Version 1

Motor:                        Type 425

Turntable:                  10"

Price:                          £7

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