Emerson BT-245 'Tombstone' Catalin Radio in Oxblood + Ivory
Stunning Tyrolean Red Art Deco Catalin Emerson Radio
Emerson BT-245 'Tombstone' Catalin radio in marbleized tyrolean red / oxblood red with ivory trim. The oxblood cabinet has marbleizing that really adds depth to the cabinet. The oxblood/raspberry red color is brought out with its contrasting ivory louvered grill + knobs. The tombstone design of this radio combined with the great color really makes for a stunning Art Deco radio. The marbleized 'Tyrolean Red' or oxblood cabinet with the contrasting ivory tenite/plastic trim makes for a rare + striking color combination.
Radio cabinet has been polished + has an incredible gloss. Radio cabinet is in perfect condition with no cracks, tube burns or repairs. It does have two small nicks/chips on the back inside runners where the back panel would be attached, this is a common occurrence on the this model. This does not detract from the radio as they are not visible from the exterior. Cabinet has small scratches consistent with age and use. This models fragile plastic grill and knobs, which are prone to deterioration, have been replaced with correct replacements. Water-slide decal and dial plastic are correct replacements.
Radio measures approximately: 7" wide by 10" high by 5" deep. This set is sold "as-is + untested", the chassis seems complete, cord is cut. Set is being sold as a "non-working" vintage electronic device that should be gone over by a qualified technician prior to use.