Marconi Model 228 Battery Radio
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Up for bid: Marconi radio model # 228, showing serial # 2440. Made by the Canadian Marconi Company. I'm unsure of the date of manufacture. Radio has 5 tubes. Please note: This is a battery operated receiver. You cannot plug it in. You may be able to buy a power supply. (from Antique Radio Supply, Tempe, AZ) Radio measures 17"Lx9 1/2"Hx18 1/2"D. Radio is in overall good condition, showing minimal wear, with a little loss of finish on top. Radio still displays well. Original finish, original knobs and grill cloth. Dial & dial cover in good condition displaying the "Marconi" name. Radio has AM broadcast showing 55 (550) KC's thru 170 (1700) KC's and shortwave 5.8 - 18 MC's. Radio sold AS-IS, NO RETURNS. Buyer to pay shipping and insurance if desired. Buyer to pay wihin 7 days of end of auction.