Radio Inventor Marconi Signed Photo
Item Number: 11927
1909 Nobel laureate, known for the development of a practical wireless telegraphy system commonly known as the "radio". Signed Photo, 6.5"x 9", Sepia Toned, bust length. A very official shot of Marconi, dressed in formal suit with white bow tie and several elaborate Grand Cross medals on his jacket. Marconi was decorated by the Tsar of Russia with the Order of St. Anne, the King of Italy created him Commander of the Order of St. Maurice and he also received an Honorary Knight Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order in England. Boldly signed at bottom, "Guglielmo Marconi, 1933" Minor small stains at bottom left, not affecting signature. An impressive image, in excellent condition.