The Mark Woolley Collection of Vintage Radios

19 Dec 2007, starting at 10:00 EST.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

Fada 711 1946 Maroon case with white knobs and handle. Height 5 3/4in; length 9 3/4in; depth 4 7/8in.

Fada 189 All American 1942 Blue and white marbleized case with red knobs and handle, and yellow dial bezel. Height 6in; length 10 3/8in; depth 5 3/8in. Note: This is the only example of this model and color combination, known to the collector, with the original label on the bottom of case reading in part Fada 189.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Cherry red and white marbleized case with white knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4in.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Yellow case with black knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4in.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Pale green case with emerald green knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4 in. Note: Green is a rare color for this model.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 White case with black knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4in. Literature: John Sideli, Classic Plastic Radios of the 1930s and 1940s, New York, 1990, illustrated on page 51.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Green case with white knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4in.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Blue and white marbleized case with white knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4in. Literature: John Sideli, Classic Plastic Radios of the 1930s and 1940s, New York, 1990, illustrated on page 52.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Maroon case with black knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8in; depth 3 3/4 in.

Emerson AX235 Little Miracle 1938 Black case with orange knobs and louvered grille. Height 5 1/4in; length 8 7/8; depth 3 3/4in. Note: This radio is often called "The Halloween Radio" because of it's black and orange coloring. This is one of only a few known examples of this unique color combination.

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