SOLD! - June 18, 2017 - CAMEO PINK Mid Century Vintage Retro 1958 Emerson Tube AM Clock Radio Sounds Great!
CAMEO PINK Mid Century Vintage Retro 1958 Emerson Tube AM Clock Radio Sounds Great!
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 12" x 5" x 6.5" (l x w x h)
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DESCRIPTION: Tabletop tube AM clock radio alarm manufactured by Emerson in 1958 excellent+ working condition. Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment. Cabinet is in excellent condition with no cracks, chips, or major scratches. The back cabinet is original factory molded pink plastic that is evenly faded on the top and sides. The front grill in excellent condition. The front Emerson logo is in excellent condition. The original knobs are solid and securely attached but missing gold metal caps. The little clock knobs are securely attached. The original factory painted gold indicator trim is intact not rubbed off. Very unusual. The clear clock bezel is a curious step design. Very mid century in concept. The clock face has a few light scratches The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping. No clock light not designed with one. All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! The clock works quietly and keeps accurate time. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. The tubes are working fine. All out-of-spec resistors have been replaced with modern correct value and voltage equivalents. There is no loud or pervasive hum. There is no loud or pervasive static between stations unless you operate near modern megahertz devices. The set has been aligned according to factory specifications. The thick power cord and plug are good original working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection. Comes from non-smoking, mature, clean professional environment no pets. When this radio was new, tailfins were all the rage! This thing belongs in a museum!