Offered for consideration is one RCA Double Button Carbon Vintage Microphone MI6225A. This to my knowledge was the only carbon microphone manufactured by RCA circa 1935. The function is not assessed. If you would like to try to power this up, check out James Steele's method (link). The cord is cloth covered and in excellent condition. The rubber (?) attachments for the element have long since dissolved. I fashion plastic replacements. The case doesn't stay in place well although a few wedges work fine. Otherwise, the condition is good for a 73 year old mike.
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