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Lew Magrish
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All of my radios are reconditioned to offer many years of perfect performance.  The radios have seen a superb technician with forty-five years experience with the electronics of these old radios.  The work is done as if I was adding these radios to my own collection. We have an "old school" mentality and take no "short cuts."  The radios are tested and retested to offer the very best performance possible.  All of the work is strictly done by the book!

Expert repair is available. The work will be done by the highly trained and experienced repairman that refurbishes all of my electronics.  He will work with you directly for the fastest and most cost effective repairs.  Please contact him directly at eaudio@aol.com.

We are now adding mini-jacks to our radios by special order.  These mini-jacks are a universal fit connecting to your headphone jack.  Some people use this connection to their computer for streaming audio, satellite radio and almost any other signal source.  This works with all players, such as iPod®, iPad®, and most "smart" phones.  This modification can be made to –MOST- of these sets, with no cosmetic alterations.  The jack will be available on the back on the unit you choose, and will not alter the ability to use as a regular radio.  Simply tune the radio to a vacant area on the dial, and you will be set.  Disconnect your auxiliary source to return the set to regular service.  Now you can listen to FM, MP3 and old time radio programs through your vintage radio.  This offers an unlimited choice of content. The cost is a flat rate of $75.00.

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Airline 62-147 Tombstone (1935)

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Airline 62-147 Tombstone (1935)

Here is a nice medium sized AM/SW tombstone. The radio was made for the Montgomery Wards Company and offered a nice level of service. The radio looks to be made of maple, with a decent refinish by a previous owner. I believe the speaker cloth and knobs are originals. Note the trim embellishments which create a classic Deco look. Les has done his usual complete and professional repairs, returning the radio to a like new operating quality. He also has added a mini-jack to the radio for your external input device. Using a 3.5mm plug, this allows you a universal option of phones, pads and computers. The selection on the internet of free radio stations and music is fantastic. 15"H x 13-1/2"W x 10"D.  $499.00. (0961205)

 

Air Castle 6110 (1939)

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Air Castle 6110 (1939)

This is an interesting six-tube super-het. Marketed by the famous Spiegel Company from Chicago, the radio has an unusual form factor and ornate cutout grille. Tune from six preset buttons or by depressing the tuning knob for a manual selection, the choice is yours. The radio is both AM and Shortwave in band selection and is complete with the factory installed parts and a fine older refinished cabinet. Les has done his outstanding repairs adding a brand new super bright and sensitive tuning eye which winks as you change from station to station. Les also added at no charge a mini-jack allowing you to connect an input device of your choice to the radio and listen to almost anything. These mini-jacks offer an unlimited amount of content and will make the radio all the more enjoyable. 19"W x 10-1/4"H x 9-1/4"D.  $399.00. (0961200)

 

Air Castle "Tulips" Tombstone (1937)

Air Castle "Tulips" Tombstone (1937)

Air Castle was the house brand for the famous Chicago based Spiegel catalog company. They were not a maker, but designed and contracted their products from some of the better factories and contract manufacturers. This happens to be a very rare radio. The radio is never found and very seldom seen. Note the name came from the highly deco cut out grille. The radio is subtly shaped in a slightly curved cabinet. The condition is outstanding with a terrific factory finish, and all of the factory installed parts. You will be delighted with the originality and performance from the six-tube super-het chassis. I bought this at auction out of the famous Mark Stein collection. In forty five years of active collecting, I had never seen another available to own. My technician has done all of the repairs necessary and the radio is a real performer. If you collect deco radios, in fine original condition, you would be hard pressed to find a better set to add to your collection. 16-1/4"H x 13"W x 9"D.  $599.00. (0961008)

 

American Bosch 200 "Bombay Chest" (1932)

American Bosch 200 "Bombay Chest" (1932)

You are looking at the finest example of this early radio built into an oversized classic Bombay chest. The scale is stunning with the very fine hand matched book matched veneers. I could find no fault with the condition, the finish is excellent and original. The radio has the fine metal capped wooden knobs and factory installed speaker cloth. Every element of this radio screams of the extraordinary care the radio has received over the last eight decades. The radio plays well for such an early set, with decent selectivity and sound level. My technician has returned all elements of the radio to factory new specs, and added a fine silk/cotton reproduction power cord and plug for safe and regular use. A real show piece; it will be a terrific item to add to your office or den. This radio is an impressively sized set at 16-1/2"W x 11"H x 11"D.  $599.00. (0961176)

 

American Bosch 460 Tombstone (1935)

American Bosch 460 Tombstone (1935)

This is a beautiful all original seven-tube super-het tombstone. The quality of the craftsmanship is outstanding with finely book matched veneers on the front. The radio is interesting with a horizontal dial that raises and lowers as you switch from each of the three bands. Seldom do you see a method like this, but it was used on some of the A-K's and Philcos. The cabinet is beautiful, highly ornate, and with only a couple of weak spots on the speaker cloth. For retaining the originality I left it as is. My technician has done a complete repair and the radio is impressive in performance. He added a fine silk/cotton power cord and Bakelite plug so that it is exactly like the day it left the factory. 18-1/2"H x 16-3/8"W x 9-1/4"D.  $299.00. (0961081)

 

Arvin 517 "Rhythm Junior" Tombstone (1938)

Arvin 517 "Rhythm Junior" Tombstone (1938)

This is a midsized model in the very popular "Rhythm" series. The radio is a five-tube, two band radio playing AM and SW. The previous owner refinished the set in a nice black lacquer finish (not painted) and it is very unusual in appearance. The knobs are factory and the speaker cloth is replacement. The radio is really striking, and although I am an "old school" collector, I know there is a deep vein of interest in these dramatic finishes. Les did his complete repairs and has added a mini-jack for an unlimited choice of content. The radio sounds great! 16-1/2"H x 13-1/4"W x 10"D.  $699.00. (0961150)

 

Arvin 618 "Phantom Junior" (1938)

Arvin 618 "Phantom Junior" (1938)

Here is a highly desired radio in a bit less than perfect condition. Please review my photo number three for a close up. These are terrific radios and prized by collectors. Note the highly stylized wood knobs and backlit pothole dial. A five-tube super-het, it plays on both AM and Shortwave. This example has had Les's quality repair and the radio is a terrific performer. He added a mini-jack which will dramatically allow you choice of any other content, from your external device. I have priced this example at half of what these radios normally sell for to account for the condition and thus, it is a tremendous value. 14"W x 10"H x 9"D.  $379.00. (0961166)

 

Atwater Kent 80 Cathedral (1932)

Atwater Kent 80 Cathedral (1932)

In the early era of super-het receivers, there was no better name than Atwater Kent. Known for decades as the premier maker of fine radios, this model was the first to offer the high technology of automatic volume control. This model sported fine barley twist side columns and the ornate zebra-wood veneer arch. The example before you is a very fine example. The finish is very good and original. The speaker cloth and knobs are also factory original. Clearly, this example was well cared for over the decades and is a wonderful example. My tech has done a thorough repair of the six-tube chassis and has replaced all of the filter caps, and condensers that are prone to failure. Add a tuner alignment and a fine silk/cotton reproduction power cord and plug, makes this radio a solid player. 19-1/2"H x 16"W x 10"D.  $799.00. (0961022)

 

Atwater Kent 84 Cathedral (1931)

Atwater Kent 84 Cathedral (1931)

This is an all original example of a desired Atwater Kent cathedral radio. The company had a fine reputation for making the finest radios of this era. The fine electronics were the most advanced of the early super-het era, and the factory made some of the finest cabinets as well. Note the nice factory original condition. This example is as clean of a set as I have ever had for 83+ years of service. This particular radio retains a respectable factory finish, with replacement speaker cloth and factory installed knobs. The radio has an accurate replacement power cord and plug. The radio is a classic seven-tube super-het with automatic volume control. My tech has done an outstanding job making the repairs to the radio, and it plays great. 19"H x 15-1/2"W x 10"D.  $699.00. (0961113)

 

Atwater Kent 447 Tombstone (1933)

Atwater Kent 447 Tombstone (1933)

Atwater Kent was the premier factory of the era. The combination of highly crafted cabinets with the finest electronics of the era. This was the top of the line, being a seven-tube super-het with AVC. Playing both AM and Shortwave, it was their best model. Note the finely handcrafted inlay banding the upper part of the radio. The example before you is an exceptional example with a fine factory finish and factory installed speaker cloth and knobs. The shadowgraph is working, which is terrific, and Les has done a fantastic job replacing all of the rubber coated wires and drive wheel for the tuning assembly. The radio has a mini-jack installed at no charge, as the size and quality of this radio makes for some sweet listening. These mini-jacks with your input device or computer allow an unlimited amount of content with a higher level of fidelity than broadcast radio. 21"H x 16"W x 12"D.  $1,499.00. (0961206)

 

Avalon 2302 (1934)

Avalon 2302 (1934)

You are looking at a rare radio. Manufactured by Avalon, a small California factory located in Los Angeles. The radio is a straightforward five-tube super-het. The most interesting feature is the caramel colored pecan finish with the dramatic pickle finish. The effect is a unique look, and the condition of this hand applied finish is excellent. Note the really fancy Bakelite knobs, original along with the speaker cloth. There is minor shrinkage, hardly noticeable to the balance of the cabinet. My technician has done his usual complete and professional repairs the radio is a really fine player. Here is a chance to snag an obscure set. 15"H x 13-1/2"W x 9"D.  $599.00. (0961118)

 

Brunswick 12 (1932)

Brunswick 12 (1932)

This is a highly unusual radio made by Brunswick Corp., the same as the factory which made high quality phonographs. The radio is a highly crafted and unusually shaped cabinet with a mixture of exotic veneers and decorated with repwood decoration and a highly ornamental grille. These are in great condition. The radio is a very fine playing broadcast band early super-het with a seven-tube chassis. The radio is highly sensitive and has a toggle on the right side for boosting the reception of more distant stations. The radio came to me with an older refinished cabinet, which is pretty nice. The speaker cloth is very ornate and in great condition behind the highly detailed grille. One other interesting note, the radio has a tone control which engages when you pull forward the volume control. I cannot remember ever seeing this feature before. The radio is built like a battleship, as the rear photo will display. My technician has done a complete repair and the radio is a genuine performer. He added the gold silk/cotton reproduction power cord and Bakelite plug to mirror the way it left the factory. 21"H x 17"W x 11"D.  $799.00. (0961087)

 

Climax "Emerald" (First Version - 1937)

Climax "Emerald" (First Version - 1937)

Here is a truly rare radio. The form factor of this radio is unique. The company, based in Chicago, is renown for the edgiest radio styles ever produced. Note the fantastic grille! The set before you is an AM/SW model, and plays on a seven-tube super-het chassis. The condition is spectacular, with a professionally refinished cabinet and factory installed dial, speaker cloth and knobs. Les has done his usual meticulous repairs and has returned the performance to a like new quality. For your entertainment benefit, he has added a mini-jack for an external input device. This will allow you to listen to an unlimited amount of content. I use my mini-jack connected to my internet and stream from Pandora and iHeart radio; once you try it, you will be hooked. Simply Fantastic! 18"W x 8-1/2"H x 9"D.  $1,799.00. (0961203)

 

Colonial 36AC Cathedral (1930)

Colonial 36AC Cathedral (1930)

This is a wonderful find. These radios were made extremely well for the early super-het era, and powerful receivers too. They used a pair of #45 output tubes in a push-pull output and an over-sized 10-inch speaker. The radio is a remarkable player. The cabinet is unusually pristine with a dramatic photo finish detailed front panel in pristine condition. The condition of the radio is all original, with factory installed speaker cloth and the proprietary wood floral insert knobs. The radio has had a complete repair by my highly trained technician. The repairs included the full replacement of the filters in the power supply, all condensers and resisters that have failed and those prone to fail. Adding a full testing of the tubes and a full tuner alignment completes the repairs. He has added a fine silk/cotton reproduction power cord and a reproduction Bakelite plug for your safe operation. 17-1/2"H x 14-3/4"W x 9"D.  $699.00. (0961041)

 

Colonial T-345 Cathedral (1932)

Colonial T-345 Cathedral (1932)

Here is a beautiful classic cathedral radio. The radio offers the classic good looks that Colonial Radio was known for. This is a very scarce model, with multiple veneers used in the cabinet. I believe the cabinet is a combination of rosewood and mahogany. As you can see the condition is terrific. Crafted as an early super-het with automatic volume control, this six-tube model is a real player. Note the floral inlay design in the knobs, adding the finishing touch to a beautifully crafted set. The speaker cloth is an accurate replacement. My technician did a complete repair, and added a fine silk cord and Bakelite plug for your safe use. The radio is a real player and a delight to own. 17-1/2"H x 14-1/2"W x 10"D.  $699.00. (0960872)

 

Cunningham "Moderne" by Climax (1936)

Cunningham "Moderne" by Climax (1936)

Here is one of the most unique radios I have seen. Styled as a console or jukebox in form, the cabinet has a tremendously ornate combination of trims and veneers. The cabinet has been refinished, with a high luster "piano" lacquered finish. The condition is striking, with only a minimal amount of loss in one area of the top. The radio is a five-tube super-het chassis playing on both AM and Shortwave. There is a slight hairline to the back lit multi colored 4-1/2" dial, which changes as you flip between the bands. The speaker cloth and knobs are originals. Les has done his usual exacting and complete professional repairs and the radio plays well. He added a mini-jack which allows you to add an external source for unlimited choices of content. This is a very special radio! 17"H x 15"W x 9-1/2"D.  $999.00. (0961168)

 

DeForest Crosley "Drake" (1932)

DeForest Crosley "Drake" (1932)

It is with great pride I offer this spectacular example of one of the finest radios ever made. Handcrafted with fine hand laid beading of Canadian Mahogany, this example is with the factory finish. The radio is so ornate, they installed the radio on large ball feet to accent the overall ornate design. The radio is an extremely large and heavy radio. The Canadian government required a much higher caliber of electronics in this era than their American counterparts, and I have been a fan of their sets ever since. Since Canada was a large country with a small population, much smaller numbers of their radios were produced. The transformer on this particular radio must weigh fifteen pounds alone. The radio is very complete, and a five tube chassis. The radio has been repaired to "like new" performance by my technician and plays loud and clear across the AM band. As large and heavy as this radio is, please note the shipping will be higher than most. Soon to be the focal point of your collection display! 20"W x 18"H x 10-1/2"D.  $999.00. (0960775)

 

Detrola 139 Tombstone (1937)

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Detrola 139 Tombstone (1937)

Here is an unusual model from Detrola Radio. The tombstone is slender in depth, but yet a fully functioning five-tube super-het playing through a six-inch Rola speaker. The set is AM/SW. The stunning oversized and stationed dial is the focal point of the set. Note the huge six-inch back lit dial by a pair of dial lamps, a dramatic touch. The radio was refinished nicely by the previous owner and done well. The cabinet is made of red mahogany and the speaker cloth is a period replacement. The knobs are originals. Les has done an outstanding job in his repairs and the set is a "hot" chassis. He added a mini-jack to allow you to input a device of your choice and enjoy an unlimited choice of content. This 3.5 male jack is a universal fit for today's modern devices. 17-1/2"H x 13"W x 8"D.  $459.00. (0961211)

 

Detrola 175E (1937)

Detrola 175E (1937)

It is a treat to offer a model never seen on the "Attic" before now. This dramatic motorized tuning Detrola with a bright and sensitive tuning eye is a real treat. The condition is superb, with an older and excellent refinished cabinet and replacement speaker cloth. This high quality radio receives both Broadcast and Shortwave in a dramatic manner, playing through an eight inch Rola speaker. Add eight presets on a perfectly performing motor drive with the nine-tube chassis and this becomes a fantastic set. Les has done a fantastic job with his repairs and has added a mini-jack to this model for your ability to have an unlimited amount of content. Clearly a find for both of us! 21-1/2"W x 12"H x 9"D.  $899.00. (0961182)

 

Echophone S-5 Cathedral (1932)

Echophone S-5 Cathedral (1932)

This is one of the most distinctive cathedral radios ever made. The company made a series of repwood grille models, casting the ornate grille using the combination of wood and rubber. These grilles proved over the following decades to be extremely fragile, and few have survived in this fine condition. The radio retains a fine factory finish, with some aging to the sides. The radio retains all of the factory supplied parts, including the factory speaker cloth. The radio is a very early super-het, which was made before automatic volume control. So, the toggle switch on the back of the radios serves as a distant/local switch. Note the condition of the chassis, with full factory installed paperwork. My tech has repaired to the radio to play as good as new. He has given the radio the very attention that this blue chip set deserves, and added a fine reproduction silk power cord and Bakelite plug for your regular listening. 17-1/2"H x 14"W x 8"D.  $799.00. (0961096)

 

Electronic Research Labs "Angelus" Cathedral (1930)

Electronic Research Labs "Angelus" Cathedral (1930)

This is a pristine example from a very obscure high end factory. The research has led me to a Chicago based factory called Electronic Research Labs. They marketed in the 1920's under the name of Erla, not to confused with the Lafayette brand name of the same spelling. The factory later became the production facility for Sentinel Radios in 1935. This early "Grand Cathedral" is a powerful six-tube TRF receiver. The radio is in fine factory condition, with the factory finish and parts. The radio was super clean and my tech found the restoration a easy one. He has returned all of the components to factory new levels, aligned the tuner and provided a new silk reproduction power cord and plug for your safe regular use. The radio is as impressive of a player as well of the stunning cabinet. 17-1/2"H x 15-3/4"W x 11"D.  $699.00. (0960849)

 

Emerson 28 Tombstone w/Ingraham Cabinet (1934)

Emerson 28 Tombstone w/Ingraham Cabinet (1934)

You are looking at a beautiful example of an Ingraham Cabinet created for Emerson Radio. The caliber of woodworking this famed clock case factory crafted of the finest American walnut, are stunning radios. The set is all factory original, with the high luster lacquer finish intact. The radio is a petite tombstone, with a five-tube super-het chassis. The radio plays on the AM band only. My technician has done a complete electronic repair and the set really sings. I was impressed with the quality of sound from the factory supplied Jensen speaker. 17"H x 12"W x 8"D.  $499.00. (0961117)

 

Emerson 107 "Duotone" with Ingraham Cabinet (1936)

Emerson 107 "Duotone" with Ingraham Cabinet (1936)

You are looking at the first of these stunningly crafted Ingraham Cabinets radios offered on the Attic. The radio has a very unusual form, made of the finest American walnut with a high gloss lacquer finish. The condition is fantastic, with all of the factory installed parts. The radio is a six-tube super-het playing on Broadcast and Shortwave. Les has done a fantastic job with his repairs returning the radio to a perfectly playing example. These are a scarce set, and the condition of this set is spectacular. 15-1/2"W x 10-1/2"H x 8-1/2"D.  $699.00. (0961120)

 

Emerson 141 w/Ingraham Cabinet (1937)

Emerson 141 w/Ingraham Cabinet (1937)

Here is a very scarce model of the terrific liaison between Emerson Radio and the Ingraham Cabinet company. The marriage of these fine companies has a group of dedicated collectors. Ingraham Cabinets was an upstate New York maker of fine and exotic cases. Their fame was based with clocks, but the collections that they made for various radio manufactures are special. This scarce model retains a fine factory finish and the entire factory installed parts. I have added the maximum number of photos to allow you to appreciate the artistry of the cabinet and veneers. My technician has done a terrific job in restoring the radio to be as good as new. He has replaced all of the filters and caps and a complete alignment of the tuner. There is a fresh power cord and plug, which will allow you to enjoy listing to this set for many years. This radio is a five-tube radio. 14"H x 12"W x 9"D.  $699.90. (0961173)

 

Emerson 176 w/Ingraham Cabinet (1938)

Emerson 176 w/Ingraham Cabinet (1938)

Here is another of the terrific sets, with the cabinet made by the famed Ingraham Cabinet Company. These radios are prizes due to the usage of exotic veneers and the extreme quality of the workmanship. The radio is a scarce slant front set, the dial well lit and the brass nameplate like new. The radio is in the factory finish and showing limited blemish for its 80 years. The radio has received the most complete restoration that you could wish a radio to have. The filters and caps, all have been replaced. The power cord new and the radio is a solid and dependable player. This is a very scarce model, and will make a great addition to your collection. This is a six-tube BC/SW radio. 17-1/2"H x 13"W x 12"D.  $699.99. (0961002)

 

FADA 1000 Catalin (1946)

FADA 1000 Catalin (1946)

Here is a tremendous example of these exceedingly rare post-War FADA inset grille bullets. You can see the fantastic condition of the cabinet, blemish free and with a fantastic luster. You can clearly see the fantastic even color and the bright cherry red of the trim parts. This radio retains all of the factory installed parts and trim. Repaired decades ago by the master Dan Blake at Outsiders Studios, the caliber and durability of his work is clearly shown in my photos. The radio was electronically repaired several years ago and plays great. Double boxed for a safe arrival.  $2,499.00. (0961116)

 

General Electric J-82 Cathedral (1932)

General Electric J-82 Cathedral (1932)

This is the most desired of the General Electric cathedral radios. The radio is a classic, with a design that created the feelings of a Gothic church. The radio is all original, with the factory speaker cloth and floral carved ornate knobs. The chassis is remarkably clean, with full paper tags and no rust or discoloration. The cabinet is with the minimum of usual wear, note the right side but retaining a nice lacquer finish. The condition is fantastic considering the age of the radio. This model, being the deluxe version, sported a powerful eight-tube chassis with automatic volume control. The super-het design brings in distant signals like a champ! Les has added a mini-jack for an unlimited source of content and has done a complete repair, new filters in the power supply, condensers and resisters replaced as needed. The tubes check strong and with a tuner alignment, this radio is a real player. He has finished the radio with a fine silk/cotton reproduction power cord and Bakelite plug for your safe use and exactly as it left the factory 81+ years ago. Note a small section of the back support is missing with no cosmetic effect to this beauty. 19-1/4"H x 14"W x 10"D.  $859.00. (0961171)

 

General Electric K-80 Tombstone (1934)

General Electric K-80 Tombstone (1934)

This is one of the best receiving radios that has passed through my shop in a very long time. RCA owned all of the Armstrong patents, shared with GE, and simply had a superior edge in the technology of this era. The radio is a monster, simply huge in size and with a super eight-tube super-het chassis is one of radio's best. The condition of the cabinet is spectacular, with the original finish in "like new" condition, the metal tags in place around the dials, and even the little spinner control on the tuning knob. The speaker cloth is original. Inside you have a multi-band receiver which is one of the best shortwave receivers I have ever tested. The radio sports a high tube count and dramatically oversized 10-inch speaker. This radio is a real listening model. Les has gone through the chassis with great care returning all bands to factory new condition. He added a mini-jack allowing you an unlimited source of content. Adding a fresh power cord and plug and complete tuner alignment, this radio is a terrific playing radio. 22"H x 15"W x 12"D.  $999.00. (0961156)

 

Gulbransen 7D123 Tombstone by Wells Gardner (1936)

Gulbransen 7D123 Tombstone by Wells Gardner (1936)

Gulbranson was a high-end division of Wells Gardner. These sets were made in limited quantities and most were exported abroad. The cabinet is out of the finest import black striped mahogany and has been refinished at some earlier time. The radio is enormous, and is quite an impressive performing seven-tube super-het chassis playing on broadcast only. I believe the knobs and speaker cloth are correct, as the installed parts were commonly used by this gilt edge manufacturer. There are the usual signs of use to the cabinet with one repair to the left side, so please study my photos carefully. Most important is the highly detailed dial with multiple dials within the brightly lit master. You can see the details in my second photo and it shows the highly sophisticated level of construction. Clearly edgy and advance styling makes this a one of a kind addition to your collection. My technician has done a complete repair and the radio plays like the powerhouse it was designed to be. 18-1/4"H x 15-1/2"W x 13"D.  $895.00. (0961092)

 

Halson NS40 "Jefferson" (1934)

Halson NS40 "Jefferson" (1934)

You are looking at a rare radio. Made by Halson Radio, it is one of the most distinctive mini-tombstone radios ever made. A compact set, using a modest four-tube chassis, this is a very advanced, rather industrial age designed radio. The radio is in factory condition. There is a modest amount of wear on the front bottom edge, but the balance is remarkable with a finely conditioned black lacquered trim. Note the complete aluminum tags, factory knobs, and fine level of completeness. The radio has been completely serviced by my technician and it plays very well. Clearly one of the unique radios of this era, the radio is sure to delight. 10"H x 7-1/2"W x 7"D.  $699.00. (0960986)

 

Herbert Horn "Tiffany Tone" 62 Cathedral (1931)

Herbert Horn "Tiffany Tone" 62 Cathedral (1931)

You are looking at a really scarce radio. The factory was located in Los Angeles, California, and made some of the most ornate and high caliber radios on the West Coast. Since they were more of a regional factory, few were sold and are seldom seen. You can see the fine original condition of the radio, with a very nice factory finish, with factory speaker cloth and highly detailed and ornate Bakelite knobs. The radio is a six-tube broadcast band TRF, and a very well designed electronically. My technician has done a complete repair of this blue chip set, replacing the filters in the power supply, condensers and resisters as needed. Checking the tubes and giving the set a complete alignment. Being a very early type of chassis, the radio does not have AVC (automatic volume control). Working great with the closest radio stations the most powerful, this plays well for this type of circuit. He has added a fine reproduction cotton/silk power cord and new Bakelite plug for your safe operation. 15-1/2"H x 13-1/3"W x 9"D.  $699.00. (0961060)

 

Knight 351 Tombstone by Admiral (1938)

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Knight 351 Tombstone by Admiral (1938)

Knight Radio was a retail cataloger of fine radios from Chicago. They sourced from some of the finest of American factories. This model was made for them by Admiral, using a seven-tube super-het chassis playing on both AM and Shortwave. This is a special radio as it sports a massive convex dial measuring and enormous 9-1/4" wide and 7-1/4" high. The bubble is what caused the reflections in my photos. Les has done an super job with his repairs and the green tuning eye is a brand new tube, winking as you tune from station to station. The finish, speaker cloth and propriety knobs are all factory original to the set. These are uncommon radios and are a rare set to find, especially in this condition. Les has added a mini-jack so you can plug your modern electrical device into the radio and enjoy an unlimited choice of content. 21"H x 15"W x 13-1/2"D.  $899.00. (0961185)

 

Kroehler/Ozarka 3426 Cathedral (1931)

Kroehler/Ozarka 3426 Cathedral (1931)

This is a very rare radio. Made for Kroehler Furniture by famed manufacturer Ozarka, these were some of the very best radios made in the early AC years. Kroehler furniture was a very well known line in the upper Midwest and wanted to sell radios, too. Radio was all the rage and since Kroehler was so well distributed and known, they contracted Ozarka to make radios with the Kroehler name on the escutcheon. These very same models were also offered under the Ozarka and Viking names. This particular set is a very large TRF and is a six-tube model. The finish, speaker cloth and knobs, are all factory original and in terrific condition. My technician marveled at the sophistication of this set's electronics. He has made the repairs to return the radio to a perfect player. He added a fine silk power cord and Bakelite plug, to replicate the way it left the factory in 1931. This is an impressive radio! 17-3/4"H x 16-1/2"W x 11"D.  $799.00. (0960955)

 

Lafayette M69 (by Ozarka) Tombstone (1933)

Lafayette M69 (by Ozarka) Tombstone (1933)

Lafayette was a catalog seller of high-end radios based in Chicago. They contracted some of the finest factories to produce radios for them under the Lafayette name. The radio before you was made by Ozarka (North American Mohawk) using dramatic embellishments crafted from rep-wood. The radio has the factory installed speaker cloth, original finish and heavily sculptured knobs. Ozarka was the holy grail maker and limited in numbers. The condition is fantastic showing a tiny amount of wear from the decades of use. The radio contained is a seven-tube model, and is an early super-het. The radio was designed as a triple band radio, playing today on both Broadcast and Shortwave. Les has made his meticulous repairs and the radio plays like the deluxe receiver it was designed to do. This is a very rare and connoisseur level set. 19-1/2"H x 15-1/2"W x 10-1/2"D.  $999.00. (0961165)

 

Lyric S-22 Tombstone by Wurlitzer (1932)

Lyric S-22 Tombstone by Wurlitzer (1932)

Clearly this is one of the most outstanding sets of this era. Made by Wurlitzer under the Lyric Radio name, this radio shows the extreme design that made this company famous. These were seldom seen domestically and were most often exported both in 110 volts and 220 volts. This example is the domestic model, and a beautiful example. The finish is factory and the knobs, with the speaker cloth being a highly accurate reproduction. Contained in this futuristic cabinet is a very good five-tube super-het. Note the toggle switch on the side, which is a distant and local switch. This early super-het was repaired to perform as new by my technician. He replaced the dried filters and replaced the other caps as needed. The radio plays beautifully on the AM band only. Note the very large eight-inch Rola speaker inside, which offers a roomful of sound. We added a fine silk reproduction power cord and plug for your safe use. The radio is trapezoid shaped; 18-1/4"H x 15-1/2"W x 11"D.  $799.00. (0961065)

 

Midwest HH-7 "The Moderne" Tombstone (1936)

Midwest HH-7 "The Moderne" Tombstone (1936)

This was a very difficult radio to photograph. The previous owner did a fine job replicating the highly decorative toning of the model and added the highest gloss "piano" finish to the radio I have ever seen. So, if you see reflections in my photos, it's the luster. I noted that there is a tiny amount of lacquer loss at a couple of the seams, but the all over hand rubbed finish is unique. The radio is a monster tombstone with a five band, seven-tube super-het chassis. Les has done his very expert and complete repairs. He has added a new power cord and plug for safe operation and a mini-plug for your outboard input device at no charge. The radio is a brute with tremendous power and a large speaker to deliver the sound. You might make note of the dial, which is highly stationed and very Deco in appearance. These are rare radios, and the highly hand-polished cabinet makes it a focal point of your collection. 20"H x 14-3/4"W x 9-1/2"D.  $1,499.00. (0961130)

 

Midwest K-11 Tombstone (1937)

Midwest K-11 Tombstone (1937)

You are looking at a console radio fitted into a oversized tombstone cabinet. This is an eleven-tube chassis. Midwest Radio was known for high-tube count chassis and a unique mail order factory direct distribution. I had never seen this model before, clearly a scarce model. The radio cabinet is all original finish with minimum wear. The speaker cloth is an accurate replacement and the knobs and metal band select are originals, too. The five band chassis back lights the band as you switch using the selector. Three of the five bands are vacant today, but the radio is a powerhouse Broadcast and Shortwave receiver. With the high tube count my technician has done his meticulous work, as these are sophisticated in design. He did a great job! Adding a fine silk/cotton power cord and Bakelite plug, mirroring the way it left the factory. Note the large size, this radio measures an oversized 21-1/4"H x 20"W x 11"D.  $999.00. (0961055)

 

Packard Bell 36 (1934)

Packard Bell 36 (1934)

This is one of the most Deco radios I have ever seen. Made by Packard Bell in their Los Angeles factory, few of these deluxe sets were made. The radio is an interesting contrast of woods with the decorative arch over the dial being of Birdseye maple. The radio is a classic porthole dial set, dual bands and a highly detailed dial. The powerful six-tube chassis provides plenty of power and operates perfectly. My tech gave this very special radio an additional amount of time and attention. The result, inside and out, is one of the "special ones" that will become the pride of your collection. This is a special radio, so please click on the link for the additional photos. The radio has an almost complete factory back. 15"W x 10"H x 9"D.  $699.00. (0961051)

 

Philco 70 Cathedral (1933)

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Philco 70 Cathedral (1933)

Long recognized as the classic cathedral radio, the Philco 70 is a beauty. Designed by the famous Edward Combs, the "70" was the next to the top of the line. This seven-tube powerhouse is a tremendous super-het. The radio had the very latest technology. The condition is very good considering it is 80 years old. It has all the factory-installed parts and accurate reproduction speaker cloth. The radio has the original dark mahogany hand rubbed finish. Note the dial is backlit by the dial light, difficult to get a decent photo. The markings on the dial show clearly when the radio is on. Les has done a complete and perfect repair. The radio plays loud and clearly with an excellent level of selectivity. These Philco sets are the best performers. Les installed at no charge a mini-jack for your modern device. This will allow to listen to any content of your choice. There are an unlimited number of free media sources available on the internet and the sound quality is fantastic. The radio has a fine silk reproduction replacement cord with a new Bakelite plug for your safe use. A "Grand Cathedral" at 18-1/2"H x 16-1/2"W x 12"D.  $699.00. (0961204)

 

Philco 90C Cathedral (1933)

Philco 90C Cathedral (1933)

Long recognized as the classic cathedral radio, the Philco 90 is a beauty. Designed by the famous Edward Combs, the "90" was the very top of the line. This nine-tube powerhouse is a tremendous super-het. The radio had the very latest technology, including automatic volume control, a dramatic improvement to earlier sets. The condition is very good considering it is 80 years old. It has all the factory-installed parts and reproduction speaker cloth. The cabinet is original with some elements of finish loss due to the age, yet acceptable. The dial is back lit by the dial light. The markings on the dial show clearly when the radio is on. Note how dramatic the book-matched veneers are highlighted on the front. Les has done a complete and perfect repair. The radio plays loud and clear with an excellent level of selectivity. Les also added a mini-jack, allowing you to attach an external device. This will allow you an unlimited choice of content. The radio has a fine silk reproduction replacement cord with a new Bakelite plug for your safe use. A "Grand Cathedral" at 19"H x 17"W x 12"D.  $899.00. (0961194)

 

Philco 116B Tombstone (1934)

Philco 116B Tombstone (1934)

You are looking at the finest radio made in this era. The super powerful eleven tube chassis is renowned for the great power and selectivity that were the finest engineering of its day. The factory finish is very nice, with minor wear and the radio retains all of the factory installed parts including the grille cloth. The radio resembles a skyscraper and has a fantastic form. This was the best radio that Philco ever produced. The radio is a very large and tall set. Since you are looking at a high-grade console-like radio in a table set, the TEN-inch speaker and large chassis required the enormous size. The radio is also exceptionally heavy, as they built a huge transformer to match the high tube count. The radio was completely repaired electronically with all new filters and caps, and resistors replaced as needed. The often damaged tuning meter works on this set. The radio in every technical respect meets all of the factory specs. A fine silk reproduction power cord and plug have been added for your safety. This is a nice radio just to listen to, and enjoy its classic beauty. 23-1/2"H x 17"W x 13"D.  $599.00. (0960827)

 

Pilot 18 "The Dragon" Cathedral (1933)

Pilot 18 "The Dragon" Cathedral (1933)

So seldom do I find any radio from Pilot available for sale. Collectors prize these radios, both cathedrals and tombstones, as they are rare and terrific sets. This is the first cathedral model I have seen in the last decade. It is the first model Pilot made, and is in tremendous original condition. Note the fancy Bakelite escutcheon and the original proprietary heavily sculptured knobs. There is a touch of veneer crease on the right side, difficult to see, but otherwise the radio is in remarkable original condition. The radio is a very early super-het, playing on six tubes. The reception is as good as any radio you might find from this early date. My technician has done a first class repair on the radio and it sounds super! He added a fine silk/cotton power cord and Bakelite plug as the radio had from the factory. This is a rare set and very impressive. 20"H x 16"W x 11"D.  $999.00. (0961054)

 

Point of Sale Displays Inc. Coca-Cola Cooler Radio (1949)

Point of Sale Displays Inc. Coca-Cola Cooler Radio (1949)

Please excuse me, but this is the Real Thing. This radio was never sold to the public, but was a point of sale display for the prime Coca Cola retailers. The cabinet has been professionally repainted in accurate color and the lettering is perfect. The radio's chassis was made by Majestic for this manufacture and is a five-tube broadcast only (AM) receiver. The electronics have been completely repaired and have returned the radio to a fine player. All of the parts are original with full back and paper labels on the bottom. This radio is a double collectable, with value to both the radio and Coca Cola collecting world. A wonderful example! 12"W x 9-3/4"H x 8-1/2"D.  $899.00. (0961103)

 

Radioboys Radio (1947)

Radioboys Radio (1947)

When I saw this unique radio, I knew I had to buy it for my Attic page. It was so unusual in form, and the cabinet in original finish so nice...see what you think. Radioboys is not listed anywhere and I really don't know much about this particular radio. What I can tell you is that it is a six-tube super-het chassis and plays on AM only. My best guess it is a marriage radio, where someone built (and very well) a chassis to fit an older cabinet. Les has made his repairs and remarked on the terrific design and performance. He added a mini-jack for your external input device. These jacks allow you an unlimited choice of content and tremendous sound quality. Know you are buying a very fine "one of a kind" radio. 15"W x 9"H x 9-1/2"D.  $329.00. (0961212)

 

RCA R-71 Tombstone (1933)

RCA R-71 Tombstone (1933)

This is an interesting radio. The tombstone is a seldom seen eight-tube super-het chassis. Made by RCA, it was one of the most advanced and powerful early tombstones offered for sale. This particular set was sold by the famous Seattle, Washington piano company Sherman & Clay. This retailer had a super reputation, and closed after over 120 years in business. It was not uncommon for a high-end retailer to "house brand" deluxe lines. The radio retains a fine finish, with correct reproduction speaker cloth and factory installed wood knobs with detailed insets. My tech has done a superb job in his repairs and the radio plays in a remarkable fashion for such an early radio. Note the fine silk/cotton reproduction power cord and Bakelite plug for your safe operation. 19-1/2"H x 14"W x 11"D.  $599.00. (0961045)

 

RCA T-9-10 Tombstone (1938)

RCA T-9-10 Tombstone (1938)

This is the second largest and most powerful tombstone made by the technology leading RCA. The monstrous cabinet houses a huge nine-tube chassis. I have tried for five years to source one of these, as they are renown for the sheer brute powerful playing with the most advanced selectivity of this era. I doubt they could build a better radio, with even today's technology. The set before you is professionally refinished, with a fantastic level of attention to the factory detail. The radio retains the factory speaker cloth and knobs. The radio plays on three bands and particularly well on shortwave. My technician, with his 47 years of practice, has done an especially good repair. He and I often talk about the performance of a given set, as we process a lot of radios over a year's time. We agree of the dynamic performance of these radios. He added a brand new green eye tube which winks with a great degree of sensitivity. He has added a fine silk/cotton power cord and new Bakelite plug as it had leaving the factory. I can assure you, you will never buy a better piece of electronics. This is an extremely over-sized set at 22"H x 16-1/2"W x 13"D.  $899.00. (0961057)

 

Remler 11 "Cameo" (1931)

Remler 11 "Cameo" (1931)

This a highly unusual radio made by the finest of the early west coast, San Francisco based Remler Radio. Rember was a very fine maker of very early, sophisticated battery radio in the earliest part of modern radio. They continued into the 1930's with a like quality line of rather unique AC receivers. This model is a five tube TRF, sporting a huge over-sized TEN INCH speaker. The finish is terrific, and the radio retains the factory speaker cloth and knobs. My technician has done a complete repair, returning the radio to a factory "like new" condition. He has added a fine silk power cord and Bakelite plug for your safe operation. I gave this radio, upon return, a very good audition. I found that it was a tremendous performer and showed a great amount of sensitivity for a TRF. Clearly the high quality this high-end factory was famous for, is present in this radio. 17-1/2"H x 16"W x 10"D.  $599.00. (0960828)

 

Remler 21 "The Minuette" (1932)

Remler 21 "The Minuette" (1932)

This is a scarce radio from a west coast factory. Very tiny in size, and super ornate with a Middle Eastern flavor to the cabinet design. As you can see the condition of the cabinet and grille are with a decent factory finish. The speaker cloth and knobs are accurate replacements. The tiny size of this early four-tube chassis was highly unusual along with the early style tuning dial. These tiny radios were favored in smaller rooms, such as a den or bedroom. The extremely ornate veneer makes for a very decorative set. The four-tube chassis offers, as you would expect, a limited amount of selectivity and sound output. These radios were scarce and fragile in design, so to find such a nice example is a rare treat! My technician has done a complete repair and returned the radio to its factory like new operation. He added a fine silk/cotton cord and new plug for safe use. The radio plays on the broadcast band only. 12-1/2"H x 10"W x 8"D.  $499.00. (0961068)

 

Rogers-Majestic 4521 (1936-Canada)

Rogers-Majestic 4521 (1936-Canada)

I am a huge fan of Canadian radios, as they were extremely well made and, in many respects, better than their American counterparts. The power transformer on this set is massive and over-sized for a six-tube set. They also were made in very small numbers, so they are scarce. You can see the care this radio received with exotic veneers on the front, in a chevron design. The craftsmanship is outstanding. The radio sports all of the factory supplied parts in a nice factory original condition. The six-tube super-het chassis is a solidly engineered design and my technician has done a first class repair. He has added a fine silk reproduction cord and new plug for your safe use. The radio is a special set, and a terrific player. 17"W x 11"H x 9"D.  $499.00. (0960881)

 

Silvertone 4401 (1937)

Silvertone 4401 (1937)

Here is one of the fine Silvertone "gold dial" models from the later thirties. This is a five-tube model that receives on both broadcast and shortwave. Les has added a mini-jack while he completed his thorough repairs, which will allow you to use an auxiliary device. This will offer you an unlimited choice of content. The cabinet is a decent refinish by a previous owner, and note the perfect condition of the Tenite knobs and escutcheon. A great set at a fine price! 16-1/2"W x 9-1/2"H x 10"D.  $279.00. (0961195)

 

Sparton 252 (Canada) (1935)

Sparton 252 (Canada) (1935)

Those of you that are regulars to my page note my fondness for Canadian made radios. They were simply better built, both in electronics which was more tightly controlled by the government, and cabinetry. The population of Canada was small in those years, so there were a limited number of factories and a tiny number of sets produced. This is the same Sparton Radio Corp, that made radios in the States, but since they were producing in another country, were a distinctly Canadian company. This is a very fine five-tube broadcast receiver. The radio is rather unusual in the shape of the cabinet and with a green colored dial. The example here is about as good as you could wish, with everything being factory original parts and finish. The radio lived such a good life, we left the factory power cord on this set with it still being perfectly safe for regular use. My tech loved the repair of the older components, remarking on the higher level of quality of the set. 18-1/2"W x 9"H x 8-1/2"D.  $499.00. (0961052)

 

Sparton 517 (1936)

Sparton 517 (1936)

This is a seldom offered mini tombstone which is a very desired radio. The set is an advanced five-tube super-het that offers both AM and Shortwave. As a side note, this is identically the same chassis offered in the blue mirror model 557. The radio plays on both broadcast and shortwave. The speaker vents from the top of the radio and the sound simply radiates in all directions. The cabinet is made of the finest American walnut and has a fine luster and original finish. This outstanding example has the factory installed speaker cloth and knobs. The chassis has been completely repaired by my tech Les, who has done a complete and exacting repair. He has added a mini-plug to the radio so you can use this set with your modern devices. There is a fresh power cord and plug for your safe operation as this is a radio that you will greatly enjoy playing. 13-1/2"W x 13"H x 9"D.  $499.00. (0961141)

 

Stewart Warner 1272 "Prado" Tombstone (1933)

Stewart Warner 1272 "Prado" Tombstone (1933)

S-W was known for making a fine radio and some of the most ornate and Deco cabinetry available in radio. This particular radio is an extreme example of that reputation as it has been refinished in a super high luster "piano" finish. The work is outstanding! The radio is a five-tube super-het that receives both AM and SW. Les gave this radio a complete repair and the radio offers a fine level of sensitivity and sound. He added both a new reproduction power cord and mini-jack for your safe use and ease of alternative sources of content. This is a very impressive set! 17"H x 13-1/2"W x 9"D.  $799.00. (0961133)

 

Stewart Warner R-1811 (1938)

Stewart Warner R-1811 (1938)

Here is an interesting radio in the dramatic Craft-built collection. S-W built these highly decorative cabinets to compete with the highly veneered and polished Ingraham cabinets sold by their competitors. This model is all original, fancy wood knobs and a nearly perfect Tenite grille. The radio is an AM and Shortwave radio with a tricolor dial which changes from band to band. Note the band select window positioned in the area above the dial. The radio is in an unusual form being curved with dramatic matched veneers. Les has done a great job in his repairs and the radio plays great. He added a mini-jack to the set, offering you an unlimited choice of content from an external device. 16"W x 12"H x 9"D.  $399.00. (0961208)

 

Stromberg Carlson 235H (1937)

Stromberg Carlson 235H (1937)

You are looking at an amazing radio. The radio is monstrous, and really is a console chassis made into a huge table radio. The condition is in a remarkable factory original condition with all of the factory installed parts and decals. The cabinet is a finely crafted piece with a stunning book matched top. The radio is a multi-band super-het with a huge eight tube chassis. It has been completely refurbished with all of the electronics that needed to be replaced or updated by my fine technician. He has added a brand new tuning eye, which glows brightly and dances as you tune from station to station. This is only the second example of this highest quality radio that I have ever found and it will delight you with both stellar looks and performance to match. 24-1/2"W x 14-1/4"H x 11"D.  $799.00. (0961094)

 

Stromberg Carlson 520-H (1941)

Stromberg Carlson 520-H (1941)

You are looking at a monstrous sized table radio with performance equal to its size. The company founded in the 1800s was the premier maker of scientific equipment and telephones. When radios grew in popularity, they morphed into a radio provider following the market for high quality electronics. This is a very nice condition and all original example! The finish is nice, with some wear; cabinet crafted with both hand laid beading and fret work and the radio retains all of the factory installed parts from 70+ years ago. Note the very complete back. The radio represents the finest electronics of the era, a powerhouse seven-tube receiver. The radio plays on both AM and Shortwave. Les has done his usual exacting and most thorough repairs. Note how perfect the Bakelite push buttons and escutcheon are! The radio has a super sensitive and brand new 6E5 eye tube which winks with great sensitivity with the selectivity of the radio. The radio performs as new and it is a heck of a fine sounding set with unusually superb selectivity. Les has added a mini-jack at no additional cost. This radio is for the most discriminating collector. 24"W x 13-1/4"H x 11"D.  $499.00. (0961154)

 

St Regis Gothic Cathedral (1934)

St Regis Gothic Cathedral (1934)

You are looking at one of the most decorative and unusual cathedral radios. Although small in size, the radio offers AM/SW ability and a sophisticated receiver in a compact form. The chassis is a five-tube super-het. The radio is in very nice condition with a refinished cabinet and the factory installed speaker cloth and knobs. Les has done a complete repair on this beauty and the radio plays great. It could be the classic statement that great things come in small packages. Clearly a very ornate set with a two-tone burnout grille. 14"H x 12"W x 7-1/2"D.  $699.00. (0961121)

 

US Radio 9A Tombstone (1932)

US Radio 9A Tombstone (1932)

Here is one I had never seen before. The radio is very impressive with one of the most interesting dials. The radio offers a triple play of controls, and the largest nine-tube chassis I have ever seen on a 1932 radio. The set has had some repairs, with replacement speaker cloth and sounding board, likely done decades ago. The finish is fantastic, perhaps original possibly refinished... I simply can not tell. The condition is terrific only with minor chipping by the right front foot and a chip in the skirt of the tuning knob. The powerhouse nine-tube chassis has been completely repaired and this large tombstone plays with a fantastic level of sound and selectivity. Note the replacement silk/cotton power cord and plug for your safe use. 19-1/2"H x 16"W x 12"D.  $699.00. (0961077)

 

Wells Gardner 9A (1934)

Wells Gardner 9A (1934)

Here is a deluxe mantle radio from the famed Chicago maker Wells Gardner. A very high quality maker of many radios, the bulk for the better catalogue sellers of the 1930's as house brands. This model under their own label is a very ornate radio featuring hand laid beading in the most elaborate and fine craftsmanship in the cabinetry. The radio is all original including the paper dials without tears or measurable wear. The chassis is a fine early super-het that uses five tubes to receive both AM and shortwave. Les has done his usual excellent repairs returning the radio to a like new playing condition. Les also added a mini-jack to the circuit allowing you to connect your modern device to the radio and the ability to have an unlimited choice of content. This is a handsome set! 11-1/4"W x 8"H x 7"D.  $499.00. (0961193)

 

Westinghouse WR-23 Tombstone (1935)

Westinghouse WR-23 Tombstone (1935)

You are looking at a powerhouse. The Westinghouse radios are not common, but were very well made and this particular model is a powerful seven-tube super-het. The condition is all original, with a nice speaker cloth and fancy lathed wooden knobs. The finish is equally nice with no veneer issues. The radio does have two hairline cracks by the speaker posts due to the shrinkage of the wood as the set is now 79+ years old. My tech has done his usual repairs, replacing the filter caps on the power supply, condensers and any resistors out of value. With his alignment of the IF's, the radio tunes accurately. Added is a safe new reproduction silk/cotton power cord and reproduction Bakelite plug for your safe use. 18"H x 15-3/4"W x 10"D.  $499.00. (0961020)

 

Westinghouse WR-100 "The Juke" Tombstone (1935)

Westinghouse WR-100 "The Juke" Tombstone (1935)

This is an interesting compact tombstone. The radio is a five-tube super-het offering both broadcast and shortwave reception. The radio is a very decorative model, with an ornate rep-wood grille that covers most of the front of the radio. Originally designed as a resistor-line set, my technician has electronically replaced the resistor line aspect but retained the factory supplied power cord and plug as they were in unusually good condition. The radio has been refinished, and the speaker cloth replaced with the accurate reproduction. The wood knobs are original to the radio. I was impressed with the performance of such a compact radio, gaining a fine level of selectivity and sound volume. The radio has a full factory back. 10-1/4'H X 8-1/2"W X 6"D.  $399.99. (0961098)

 

Zenith 5-S-128A (1938)

Zenith 5-S-128A (1938)

Nobody made better radios in the mid to late 1930's than Zenith Radio. The set before you is a perfect example of the earned reputation. The radio is a solid five-tube super-het chassis playing on both AM and Shortwave bands. The oversized 6-1/2" "black dial" which lights at night with a pair of lamps only furthered their fame. The radio is in original condition and fine shape. The radio retains all of the factory parts including the iconic "Z" wood knobs. Les has done a perfect repair and has the radio to a "like new" condition. Since these are solid players with the speaker spreading the sound from the top of the cabinet, he added a mini-jack at no additional cost. This will allow you an unlimited source of content. 14"W x 12"H x 11"D.  $559.00. (0961169)

 

Zenith 6-J-436 (1940)

Zenith 6-J-436 (1940)

This is the first example of this unusual tombstone ever to be offered on the Attic. Designed to be a 6 volt and AC powered radio, these radios are rare. The radio plays on AM and Shortwave with dramatic tabbed tone controls on either side of the dial. The radio is a large set offering a sweet sound. The condition is good, with some wear to the finish. The radio is covered in dryloc, which is a decal type of material making the radio have the appearance of a dramatic veneered finish. Refinishing the radio would destroy the dryloc and the radio would lose the dramatic detail. I thought the rarity would justify the less than pristine condition. Les has done a fantastic job with his repairs adding at no charge a mini-jack for your unlimited input of content along with the radio functions. 20"H x 18"W x 12"D.  $479.00. (0961147)

 

Zenith 6-S-222 (1938)

Zenith 6-S-222 (1938)

Here is the deluxe version of the "Zenith cube." The powerful six-tube chassis is a terrific super-het with a dramatic sound with the vertical mounted speaker. These brightly lit "black dials" are a collector favorite. The dial is a large 6-1/2" wide. The condition of this example is very nice with an earlier refinished cabinet done well and with an eye to copying the original. The radio retains the factory speaker cloth and iconic "Z" knobs. Les has done his complete repairs, including new filter condensers and all of the other electronics that are prone to failure. He added a mini-jack to the radio, so you can listen to an unlimited content of your choice. These are terrific playing radio and will offer you a fine experience. 14"W x 12"W x 10-1/2"D.  $699.00. (0961157)

 

Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1938)

Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1938)

You are looking at one of the iconic tombstones that made Zenith famous. The brightly lit 6-inch dial was the source of the "black dial" fame with fly wheel tuning. The radio is a six-tube super-het which receives both AM and Shortwave. The cabinet condition is original with a tiny sliver missing on the top back edge (please see the photo). The speaker cloth is a correct reproduction and the radio is complete with the iconic wood "Z" knobs. The radio is a tremendous player with great selectivity and sound quality. Les has done a complete repair with all of the aged parts which have failed being replaced and those that might be prone to future failure. He added a mini-jack to allow you an unlimited choice of content along with a fresh power cord and plug for your safe operation. These radios are a collector favorite, which good reason: they are terrific radios. 18"H x 13-1/2"W x 10-1/2"D.  $599.00. (0961160)

 

Zenith 7-J-232 "Waltons" Tombstone (1938)

Zenith 7-J-232 "Waltons" Tombstone (1938)

Long considered as one of the most collectible of all of these old radios and displayed on the popular television program "The Waltons." These radios continue to appreciate in value, as they are scarce and offer a dramatic quality of sound. You are looking at an excellent example of this blue-chip radio. The condition of the cabinet is a beautiful refinish with careful attention to duplicating the original finishes. The speaker cloth is in excellent original condition and the knobs are as well. This is a scarce model as it was for battery use and AC as it became available in the upper Midwest. The performance is enhanced by an additional tube in the detector stage to give the range and selectivity a boost. The shutters are smooth as silk, and breakaway as you move from band to band. The radio is a three band model, receiving with great quality both AM and SW. Les has replaced all of the components required to update the radio and ensure that you enjoy problem free ownership. Les also added a mini-jack to this set, allowing you to connect any modern device and listen to unlimited choice of content. 23-1/4"H x 17-3/4"W x 13"D.  $2,499.00. (0961184)

 

Zenith 808 Tombstone (1935)

Zenith 808 Tombstone (1935)

You are looking at a terrific radio. These stylish models with a strong architectural look offer a stunning look with superior performance. This model is a six-tube super-het playing on both AM and SW. The condition is decent, with the cabinet showing some age related stress from age. I this was still acceptable and the radio retains all of the factory installed knobs and speaker cloth. Les has done his usual complete and though repairs making the radio the terrific player. He added and preinstalled mini-jack for your additional input options and allowing you to listen to anything you might wish. A brand new power cord and plug always added for your safe operation. 17"H x 12-1/2"W x 9"D.  $699.00. (0961143)

  We attempt to deliver a perfectly playing and accurately described radio. Your satisfaction is very important to us, and we will strive to address any issue that is any less. Our repairs are very thorough and have been done by a highly trained and experienced technician. Occasionally, through the rigors of shipping, there is a problem with these radios, usually easily corrected. It is important to recognize that these radios are 60-80 years old and can only perform as they were made to do. We strongly encourage you to contact us, to allow us to make you 100 percent satisfied with your purchase. We pack these radios to arrive in perfect order and you will be impressed with the care devoted to your business. You have every right to expect a long and problem-free experience with our radios, with the repairs made to correct immediate and potential areas of failure. Please contact us should any problems arise. The only exclusion is if you attempt any repairs or modifications to these radios. We are happy to take responsibility for our work, but this does not include any modification done outside our controls. Your complete satisfaction is our goal and we hope you will be our client for many more adoptions.

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