Vintage 1920’s American Bosch Library Ambotone Reproducer Antique Radio Speaker For Sale
Vintage circa 1920’s American Bosch Library Ambotone Reproducer Antique Radio Speaker
Manufacturer/brand: American Bosch Magneto Corp. - Springfield, Mass. - United States Of America
Model: Library Ambotone Reproducer
Type: Cone radio speaker
Year made: ~circa 1927
Patents: Patented July 2 1918
Weight: 1.52 kg (speaker only)
Dimensions (approx.): 12.5” (H) x 11.75” (W) x 5.3” (D) (inch)
Working/not working: This speaker has been TESTED with a 6 volt battery but is NOT WORKING.SOLD AS IS.
Description: This speaker is fair to good overall physical condition. The paper cone is very fragile and is seriously damaged (black cone with golden dragons design). There are some paper pieces from the paper cone that are missing. The brand metal label tag shows some signs of oxidation but is complete and still holding tight in place. The back panel metal driver cover has some embossed spots and is cracked (half of an inch length) near the top screw on the right side. Despite these issues, the metal cover is complete. The white metal component of the driver has plenty of little cracks (degradation) but all the other components look in respectable to good overall physical shape. The gold color wood frame is in very good original condition. The wood frame shows signs of use but there are no major scratches, scuffs or wood chips. The stand is also in very good original overall physical condition.Please look at the pictures for all details.
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UNTESTED (UNLESS SPECIFIED OTHERWISE IN THE ITEM'S DESCRIPTION) Item has not been tested. It may be functional or not. Please take a look at the pictures for all esthetical details. I'm always trying to do my best to show every possible visual damages (if any).I understand that these old radios or speakers need to be slowly powered up to prevent possible damage. We do not have the equipment or expertise to do this; therefore the radio is being sold as untested. We do not know if the radio works or not (unless specified in the description). PAYMENT Payment is by PayPal only and is expected within 72 hours of the close of the sale or purchase date. SHIPPING Buyers pay for all shipping cost, duties and taxes.Shipping in Canada and 48 United States contiguous states and Alaska only.Item will be ship within 48 hours after successful payment is received.Shipping insurance is included.I carefully pack every item with the most dedicate attention. Each item represents a piece of history and I will make anything possible to avoid any further degradation.Considering the nature of the merchandise, we do not combined shipping until specific notice is shown in the item description.Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to offerding or buying. These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight or shipping company or when you pick the item up - do not confuse them for additional shipping charges. TERMS OF SALE Due to the nature of the items, all sales are as is and final. If there is a problem with your shipment please let me know first before leaving response so we can work it out.I always use photos of the actual item (no stock photos). I make every effort to describe them as accurately and honestly as possible (to the best of my knowledge). If the item is not described adequately, please ask before offerding. CONTACT ME Feel free to ask me any questions related to the item by contacting us via 'Contact seller' link. I read my emails on daily base. THANKS
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