This valve has no Type designation visible. Cossor used paper labels with the type designation and the V9 is a manufacturing code.
A closer look at this power triode. The four inverted V's of the oxide coated filament offers eight emitting strands. The box anode is blackened to make a better radiator and the wire grid can be easily seen.
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The classic envelope is mm in diameter, and excluding the B4 base pins is mm tall.
Updated April 27, 2013. shape:classic construction:pinch type:triode age:1930.1940 base:b4 pins:4 pin: