Thomas A. Edison, Inc.

C-19 Chippendale

Media Player

Main Details
Maker Thomas A. Edison, Inc. Company Edison Disc Phonograph Brand
Additional Model ID Diamond Disc Official Laboratory Model
Form Factor Floorstanding
Made In US
Date Produced 1915-1927
Dimensions Height = 51.0625 inches; Width = 21 inches; Depth = 22.5 inches
Power Source Spring motor
Notes Introduced as Model C-250 Chippendale in December, 1915. Renamed Model C-19 Chippendale in April, 1919.

Cost: $285 from September, 1918.
Additional Specifications
Horn No. 250 Internal horn (16.75 in. x12 in)
Motor Type B double-spring motor
Cabinet Full upright, dark oak finish Chinese card cut frieze above grille
Grille Wooden. French Gothic.
Record storage Two compartments with numbered silicate to hold 36 discs each
Automatic stop
Winding crank
Reproducer Diamond stylus Rice paper/shellac diaphragm with cork center and "ivory" button
Turntable 12 in. diameter Green felt covering
Sound modifier Mute ball of wool & cotton covered with black cloth Pushed in and out of horn throat by a flexible cable worked by a lever fitted vertically on the inside of the cabinet
Lateral-cut adaptor & Soundbox


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