Magnificent 1930's Vintage Art Deco AWA RADIOLETTE Timber Bakelite Valve Radio ~A Lovely Example Of This Classic Timber Model~

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Seller: Top-Rated Seller rollerboy76 (3,901) 100%, Location: N.S.W Next To Sydney Airport, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 113847350858 Magnificent 1930's Vintage Art Deco AWA RADIOLETTE Timber Bakelite Valve Radio Click images to enlarge Description Magnificent Vintage 1930's Art Deco AWA RADIOLETTE Timber Cased Valve Radio A Lovely Example Of This Stylish Collectable Model Circa 1934 this fantastic AWA valve radio is in very nice original used condition & a lovely example of this always popular early 1930's model classic, richly grained timber casing stylish, circular black bakelite surrounded central tuning dial, proudly displaying the iconic AWA company logo attractive silk style speaker cloth set behind a striking multi-flute speaker grille in working order...with lovely mellow sound circa 1934 measuring a very compact & stylish...27cm wide...28cm high...16cm deep ( approx ) overall a lovely example of this early Art Deco Australian radio...ideal for any deco themed lounge or study, this rarely seen 1930's model is ready to display & enjoy in your home or collection, it would make an ideal gift...so at a $0.99 no reserve start, do not miss out.!. Your Total Satisfaction Is My Number One Priority. For More Than 14 Years Since 2005 I Have Sold Over 1500 Vintage Radios & Radio Related Items On eBay. I try my very best to maintain high standards of excellence here on eBay & strive for FIVE STAR 100% customer satisfaction. POSITIVE feedback is very important to me. Please contact me immediately BEFORE you leave a NEUTRAL or NEGATIVE feedback, so that we can satisfactorily address any concerns you may have. PLEASE NOTE...before listing I plugged the radio in & switched it on...the dial & valves all lit up & within about 20seconds ( warm up time ) I was able to tune in all my local AM Sydney stations, with good sound...radio reception does vary from location to location so the use of an aerial may be required if you experience poor reception in your area...this radio has been on display in a collection where it has been displayed for well over a decade rather than actually used...please also remember that this is a vintage electrical item...it is sold 'as is' & as seen in the pictures...I can give no guarantees as to its continued working condition & recommend that it be checked by a qualified service technician before operating ( as should all vintage electrical items ) CONDITION...the radio is in very good original used condition, with the original bakelite escutcheon...original dial...exact replacement vintage style speaker cloth...exact reproduction tuning knobs...cord & bakelite plug all present & in great condition...the case is in very nice condition & displays great...the radio was restored around 25 years ago when the case was refinished & the chassis serviced...in recent times it has only been lightly waxed to keep it looking nice & it presents a lovely aged satin patina that highlights the timber veneers also for 100's of other great Deco radios why not take a look at the ultimate reference of Australian bakelite radios RADIO DAYS ( which is shown in picture 12 & not included in this listing but can be purchased simply by looking at the sellers other items icon RADIO DAYS Finally, this is the book that bakelite radio collectors have been waiting for...it is beautiful, comprehensive, professionally produced and affordable. From 1932 to 1954...see all the models and all the sets in all their amazing colours. RADIO DAYS is a lavishly produced, beautifully presented 264 page hardcover book displaying over 400 radios in high quality photographs. There are 25 pages of text plus rare advertisements and memorabilia which complement the history of the bakelite radio in Australia. For the first time the major collectors in Australia brought their radios together to ensure all the models and all the variations could be properly photographed and presented together in this unique reference book. RADIO DAYS is a unique photographic history of Australian bakelite radios and will become the standard reference for collectors. The authors are bakelite radio collectors and the quality of the book and the price reflect their objective to highlight the charms of these wonderful domestic appliances of yesterday and give fellow collectors a book all can be proud of. At $54.99 plus postage and packing which is outlined below, this is amazing value. Payment IN AUSTRALIA: BANK DEPOSIT IS MY PREFERRED PAYMENT METHOD as this clears fast & means i post your item quicker.....PAYPAL, BANK CHEQUE OR MONEY ORDER ARE ALL HAPPILY ACCEPTED.....however these methods are subject to longer clearence times/periods & simply mean it may take you longer to get your item FOR OVERSEAS BUYERS: CHEQUES / MONEY ORDERS IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS ( sent via registered air letter post...i do not accept cheques/money order in other currencies ) & PAYPAL ARE MY ONLY METHODS OF PAYMENT FOR OVERSEAS BUYERS PICK-UP: PICK-UP & PAYMENT IS ALSO MOST WELCOME from Brighton-Le-Sands N.S.W ( next to Sydney Airport ) Shipping Postage to be paid by the buyer will be determined at the end when the final price & postage location is known...email me with your postcode or country if you would like postage costs before bidding Overseas buyers should remember that shipping from Australia, even for small items may be expensive ( regardless of what you have paid in the past ) & are encouraged to ask before bidding so as to avoid any problems ALL ITEMS WILL BE SENT REGISTERED & INSURED...NO EXCEPTIONS...AS PER EBAY / PAYPAL RULES I will happily combine postage on items ( where possible ), anything that is closing up to a week apart. All you need do is let me know which items you're wanting to bid on & I'll let you know how much the postage will be on the lot. I use all recycled materials where possible, with the exception of bubble wrap & packing tape. To help cover the cost of those materials, a very small handling fee of $1.50 - $5.00, depending on the size of the item, will be added to the final invoice. Terms of Sale Please contact me within 48 hours of auction end & please arrange payment within 7 days of auction end. If this does not suit you, please contact me before you bid to make other arrangements. All sales are final & no refunds will be offered unless the items was not described correctly...please read the description carefully & ask questions if you are in doubt about any aspect of the item...a full refund will be issued for items that are not as described as soon as the item is returned to me in the original packaging. About Us I collect many things including ceramics such as SylvaC & Falcon Ware...vintage radios...vintage toys, tin, plastic, diecast...French & deco clocks & many unusual items particularly bakelite & items of industrial design...i sell antique, vintage, used items that are often from my own collection usually because i have run out of room in my house.!.i also offer a range of vintage radios from parts to first class examples. Contact Us I do my very best to maintain high standards of excellence and strive for 100% customer satisfaction! Feedback is very important to me. Please contact me immediately BEFORE you leave neutral or negative feedback, so that we can satisfactorily address your concerns. It is impossible to address issues if i do not know about them! 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