Sentinel 284 Radio Catalin "Wavy Grill" in Sand with Butterscotch
Incredibly Marbleized Sand with Butterscotch Trim "Wavy Grill" Sentinel
Catalin Sentinel 284 "Wavy Grill" radio in marbleized sand with butterscotch trim. The glossy sand colored catalin cabinet has beautiful yellow and brown marbleizing that really adds depth to the cabinet. This radio was made circa 1945 by The Sentinel Radio Company of Evanston, Illinois Known to collectors as "Wavy Grill" Sentinel, the designers surely drew inspiration from the automotive world. Along with the insert Catalin speaker grill and the slant front frequency indicator, the dial glass allows for easy viewing from above the radio as well, and acts as an additional architectural touch to make an already attractive radio into a true work of art. This set would make this radio a truly beautiful addition to any collection.
The radio is just a stunning example of this Catalin Sentinel model. Radio is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips, tube burns or repairs. The Butterscotch Catalin grill + knobs are original and in great condition with no cracks, chips, burns or repairs. The grill cloth + back panel are original to the radio. The dial glass is a correct replacement.
This radio measures approximately: 11" wide by 7" high by 6.25" deep. This set is sold "as-is + untested", the chassis seems complete. Set is being sold as a "non-working"