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Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim

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  • Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim
  • Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim
  • Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim
  • Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim
  • Sentinel 177U Catalin Radio in Marbleized Oxblood + Butterscotch Trim

Seldom Seen Sentinel Wrap Around Grill Catalin Radio

Ref: RA296

Catalin Sentinel model 177U or 248NR radio in a beautiful + incredibly marbleized oxblood red colored case with butterscotch trim. This radios design with its wrap around grill, dial surround + cabinet etchings is a magnificent, exquisitely crafted Art Deco radio.  Manufactured in 1939 by Sentinel Radio Corporation, out of Illinois.  This model is seldom seen and came in three-color combinations.

The catalin has a deep shine, rich color and glow and also has exceptionally striking clear, yellow , orange + red colorful marbleizing.  The radio is a stunning example of this Sentinel model that is seldom seen.

The glossy Catalin oxblood red cabinet has beautiful marbleizing that really adds depth to the cabinet + is in excellent condition with no chips, nicks or tube burns. Catalin cabinet has a Dan Blake repair on the left corner of the grill continuing to the underside of radio  This repair is very difficult to detect.  The Butterscotch catalin grill, knobs + dial surround are original and in great condition.

This radio measures approximately:  10.25" wide by 6.75" high by 5.25" 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.

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