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Object ID 001921

Object Name Jensen Hi-Fi Phonograph Needle

Object Desc Jensen Hi-Fi Phonograph Needle. Model: A-81LP

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001501

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Phonograph


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Cabinet 1, Shelf 9

Object Date

Start Year Range 1950s

End Year Range 1960s

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Jensen brand,Astatic Cartridge,phonograph needles,cartridges,styluses,

Title Jensen Hi-Fi Phonograph Needle

Description Cardboard/Plastic package for Jensen Hi-Fi Phonograph Needle. Package is red/white with black print. Model #: A-81LP. Front has company slogans "precision made longer life" and "oldest name in sound engineering." Back of package has installation information and type information. Price-$2.50. Written in pencil on back "43-3717." Needle included inside, package never opened. Needle is deep red color.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.25

Length 2.5

Width 1.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions refer to entire package.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Jensen

Maker Details "oldest name in sound engineering"

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY001501

Description Jensen Hi-Fi phonograph needle


Date APR 8,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Some tape on package. Small tear on model # tab. Needle present, but quality unknown.


Date APR 8,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 9 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 1 - automatic entry by admin