Television receiver and related ephemera, AWA Deep Image, Model No. C5317, Serial No. 461543, metal / plastic / glass / paper, made by Mitsubishi Electric, Tokyo, Japan, for AWA-Thorn Consumer Products Pty Ltd, Rydalmere, New South Wales, Australia, 1982, used by the Simpson family, Roseville / Killara, New South Wales, Australia, 1983-2011
This acquisition comprises the colour television, instruction manual, schematic diagram, advertising material, sales receipt, 4-year warranty card, service receipt, original screen advertising sticker, a set of plastic channel indicator numbers and hand-written model comparison chart.
This 53 cm (22 inch) colour television features a cathode ray tube, 100 degree deflection Deep Image picture tube with self-convergence system, precision in-line guns, vertical stripe screen with black surround, internal magnetic shield, soft push-button tuning, quick start, VHF/UHF tuner, automatic fine tuning, earphone sockets, tone control and hide-away minor controls all mounted in a free-standing lowboy finished in teak.
Instruction manual "AWA Owner's instruction manual for your colour television receiver" a 6-page stapled booklet.
Advertising brochure "AWA Deep Image colour television", fold-out in colour, featuring the various models of AWA colour and black and white televisions, and VCR recorders.
Wiring diagram for AWA Thorn QM 100 degree 53 and 63 cm Varacator Models.
Sales Receipt from Discount Inn Home of Electrical Appliances, 785 Pacific Highway, Gordon, NSW, dated 11 January 1983.
Hand-written comparison of television models and prices prior to purchase in 1983.
Fold-out 4-year warranty card
A set of plastic channel numbers.
Advertising sticker from the glass screen.