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Column speaker used as part of a DJ setup

Catalog Data

Manufactured by:
Univox, American, founded 1960  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
wood , synthetic fiber , plastic and mesh
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 59 3/4 x 16 x 12 in. (151.8 x 40.6 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Description:
A speaker narrow and tall, rectangular in shape, painted black and covered in a synthetic fabric. The front of the speaker has sides that angle inward and are covered in synthetic fabric. The middle is covered in mesh and four speaker components can be seen beneath. The top of the front has a logo in white text that reads: [UNIVOX.]. The proper left side of the speaker has two handles and the proper right side of the speaker does not have anything on it. Both are covered in synthetic fabric. The back of the speaker is not covered in synthetic fabric and is painted black and has an outlet at its bottom.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.10.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54fdb261d-6f91-4658-9ff2-e829d5e0c64a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.10.1