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Vintage carbon microphone 

ORIGINAL 1930s CARBON GRANULE MIC 

An iconic vintage mic with bakelite body. Spring mounted in a steel frame mount and short table stand with wooden base.

FEATURES
• Original period microphone casing
Dramatic theatrical prop

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Untested - no specification available

HISTORY
This mic is believed to have been made in the 1930s. We understand that carbon granule microphones had an extremely low output sensitivity and therefore required a special preamplifier before the amplifier mic input.

We would be very pleased to her from you if you can help us with any further information about this microphone.

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