The General Motors model 140 “The Late Italian” is an AC operated, 8 tube BC band receiver. This radio has four tuned radio frequency circuits using three 224 screen grid tubes, a detector stage using a 227 tube, a first audio stage using a 227 tube and the final audio stage consisting of two 245 tubes configured as a push-pull amplifier. The set also uses a 280 full wave rectifier tube. 1930 General Motors Catalog states: A period style name applied to furniture created in Italy during the seventeenth century. The character is sculptural and largely architectural. Carving in low relief was the chief form of decoration. This model is an unusually handsome highboy with a distinctive serpentine front. There are four knobs: Upper left is the tone control, lower left is the power switch, upper right is the station selector and the lower right is the volume control. The small lower dial is the tone indicator. Slight bowing and wobble to base when moving. 27.125 x 18 x 50.25 (Width x Depth x Height). The sooner you pay, the sooner you get your item. Please let us know if you have any additional questions. We are sorry for the inconvenience. We do are very best to package and secure all our items so they make safe trips to their new homes. We strive to get your items delivered in the most safe and cost effective manner. Add a map to your own listings. The item “1930 General Motors 140 The Late Italian Radio Antique Console Cabinet 50″ is in sale since Tuesday, October 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Radios\Tube Radios\1930-49″. The seller is “designersconsignment” and is located in Dayton, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States, Bahamas, Uruguay.
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