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Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1938)

Zenith 6-S-229 Tombstone (1938)
Sold by Lew Magrish on March 5, 2018
Listed price on date of sale - $659.00
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 minimal amount of wear for the 81 years since it left the factory. I did a bit of touch up to the top due to a watermark, The speaker cloth is an accurate reproduction and the radio is complete with the iconic wood "Z" knobs, three original and one reproduction. 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. Bluetooth is available for $25! 18"H x 13-1/2"W x 10-1/2"D.
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