Addison 2 Bakelite Radio in Marbled Navy Blue + White Art Deco
Beautifully Marbleized 1940's Art Deco Design
Incredibly marbleized Addison A2 Radio in Marbleized Navy Blue with Creamy White trim Bakelite / Plaskon made circa 1940 by Addison Industries Limited in Canada. The unique styling, bold use of color, and intense marbleizing would make this radio a truly beautiful addition to any collection. This stylized Art Deco radio features the famous 'waterfall' speaker grill trim and surround 'bumpers' with speed-lines that really make for a streamlined radio design. If you are looking for a great addition to your collection, please consider this beauty.
This particular example is a stunning radio in excellent original condition with no cracks, chips, or repairs on the cabinet. The creamy white plaskon trim is complete and factory original to the radio and has no chips, burns or repairs. The original matching marbleized knobs are also perfect. The chassis seems complete and still has its original color coordinated dial scale. The dial plastic is original and in great condition with very little yellowing and clear. This model was never meant to have a back, as the screw holes were never drilled at the factory. Manufactures paper label is still affixed to the bottom of cabinet.
Radio measures approximately 10.25" wide x 6" high x 5" deep. This set is sold "as-is + untested", the chassis seems complete. Set is being sold as a "non-working" vintage electronic device that should be gone over by a qualified technician.