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Sparton Model 500C "Cloisonné" Catalin Radio

$20,125

About

The Sparton Cloisonne´ model 500C radio introduced in 1939 is a veritable Art Deco masterpiece attributed to Walter Dorwin Teague. Its compact housing features a colorful metallic sky blue cloisonne´ front, exquisitely trimmed with a streamline lace-work of chrome, framed with a butterscotch Catalin housing and original ivory colored Catalin knobs. This is the only radio design that combines all three materials. Radio is in full working condition. This compact radio measures approximately 8" wide by 5" high by 4.25 deep. This Radio is currently on display at the California Heritage Museum in Santa Monica California for the "Collector's Choice - The Passion that is Collecting" exhibition. Please allow two weeks for delivery.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Width: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Depth: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Style
    Art Deco (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1939
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Van Nuys, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU947414098851

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Ships From: Van Nuys, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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