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Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1936)


Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1936)

THIS RADIO HAS BEEN SOLD!
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 five-tube super-het which receives both AM and Shortwave. The cabinet condition is original and showing a small measure amount of wear for the 85 years since it left the factory. I did a bit of touch up to the top due to a watermark. The cabinet is in otherwise quite nice and factory original condition. The speaker cloth is an original and the radio is complete with the iconic wood "Z" knobs, all original. The radio is a tremendous player with great selectivity and sound quality. My tech 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. Bluetooth is available for $25! 18"H x 13-1/2"W x 10-1/2"D.
Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1936)
THIS RADIO HAS BEEN SOLD!
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 five-tube super-het which receives both AM and Shortwave. The cabinet condition is original and showing a small measure amount of wear for the 85 years since it left the factory. I did a bit of touch up to the top due to a watermark. The cabinet is in otherwise quite nice and factory original condition. The speaker cloth is an original and the radio is complete with the iconic wood "Z" knobs, all original. The radio is a tremendous player with great selectivity and sound quality. My tech 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. Bluetooth is available for $25! 18"H x 13-1/2"W x 10-1/2"D.
Sold by Lew Magrish on November 3, 2021
Listed price on date of sale - $795.00
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