A LUXURY FLOOR-STANDING *ALBION* MAHOGANY CABINET GRAMOPHONE SUPERB DECO GRILLE

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  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Feb 04, 2015
  • Channel: Auction House

A HIGHLY-DESIRABLE & MAGNIFICENT LOOKING *ALBION* LUXURY FLOOR-STANDING MAHOGANY CABINET GRAMOPHONE, FEATURING A LARGE INTERNAL HORN WITH EXQUISITE DECO GRILLE WOODWORK, CHROME "SWAN'S NECK" TONE ARM, "GOLDRING" SOUNDBOX AND RECORD STORAGE COMPARTMENT BENEATH THE HORN, WITH TWO LARGE STICKY HINGE DOORS TO REGULATE THE SOUND.
OPENED UP THE GRAMOPHONE LOOKS MOST IMPRESSIVE AND CLOSED DOWN IT STILL MAKES A HANDSOME AND TASTEFUL LOOKING CABINET.
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THE EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL WOODWORK IS IN SUPERB CONDITION. THE TWO DOORS AT THE FRONT OPEN TO REVEAL A LARGE AND BEAUTIFULLY STYLED ART DECO WOODWORK GRILLE WITH ITS ORIGINAL CLOTH IN PERFECT CONDITION, AND TWO RECORD SHELVES BENEATH.(SEE PHOTOS)
THE CHROME FITTINGS (ARM, TURNTABLE SURROUND, SPEED CONTROL MANUAL & AUTOMATIC BRAKE, REJECT AND USED NEEDLE CUPS, ARE ALL EXCELLENT, WITH LITTLE OR NO WEAR (SEE PHOTOS)
THE *ALBION* TRADEMARK UNDER THE LID IS IN GOOD CONDITION (SEE PHOTOS)
THE "GOLDRING" CHROME-PLATED REAR SOUNDBOX IS IN GOOD CONDITION WITH SOME WEAR - AND SOUNDS VERY WELL INDEED. (SEE PHOTO)
THE TEAL PLUSH TURNTABLE MAT COVERING IS THE ORIGINAL, STILL LOOKING MOST ATTRACTIVE WITH THE ODD AREA OF HEAVIER WEAR. (SEE PHOTO)
THE WINDING HANDLE IS IS A LARGE UNFITTED ONE WITH A UNPAINTED END AND IS UNWORN (SEE PHOTOS)
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