| Create Account

Any words Exact Phrase
Enlarge Text
A A A

Radio

Radio broadcast receiving sets were first sold in New York City in 1910. They were used to pick up the experimental broadcasts of the day. The U.S. Navy controlled production of radios when the United States entered World War I in 1917 to prevent spies from accessing secret information. The first commercial radios were made by Westinghouse Company for listeners of the experimental shows on KDKA Pittsburgh in 1920. Collectors today are interested in all early radios, especially those made of Bakelite plastic or decorated with blue mirrors. Figural advertising radios and transistor radios are also collected. 

SimpleXMLElement Object
(
    [ack] => Success
    [version] => 1.12.0
    [timestamp] => 2014-09-01T23:26:09.601Z
    [searchResult] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [@attributes] => Array
                (
                    [count] => 4
                )

            [item] => Array
                (
                    [0] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 151390253724
                            [title] => PRISTINE 1941 Prewar TROUBADOR Bakelite Tube Radio * EXQUISITE JET AGE GEM!
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [subtitle] => EXTREME DESIGN IN MOTION! * TOP SHELF RESTORATION! 
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 38034
                                    [categoryName] => 1930-49
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 12
                                    [categoryName] => Other
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs1.ebaystatic.com/m/maRjA_c5wXndqnbIGXZy-Cw/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=radio&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=151390253724
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 48656
                            [location] => Saint Helen,MI,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 32.0
                                    [shippingType] => FlatDomesticCalculatedInternational
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 3
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 246.5
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 246.5
                                    [bidCount] => 18
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H44M51S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-08-23T00:11:00.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-09-02T00:11:00.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => false
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/151390253724_1_1_1.jpg
                            [condition] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [conditionId] => 3000
                                    [conditionDisplayName] => Used
                                )

                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [1] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 201159759943
                            [title] => VINTAGE BUMPER CAR RADIO
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 132
                                    [categoryName] => Other
                                )

                            [secondaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 12
                                    [categoryName] => Other
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/m3dFRc3rcMptlatiHM0YhHA/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=radio&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=201159759943
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => true
                            [postalCode] => 93041
                            [location] => Port Hueneme,CA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 18.95
                                    [shippingType] => FlatDomesticCalculatedInternational
                                    [shipToLocations] => Array
                                        (
                                            [0] => AU
                                            [1] => Americas
                                            [2] => Europe
                                            [3] => Asia
                                            [4] => NZ
                                        )

                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 2
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 30.0
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 30.0
                                    [bidCount] => 1
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT0H55M28S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-08-30T00:21:37.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-09-02T00:21:37.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/201159759943_1_0_1.jpg
                            [condition] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [conditionId] => 3000
                                    [conditionDisplayName] => Used
                                )

                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => false
                        )

                    [2] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 121421945690
                            [title] => Fire King  CB C B'er Mug Milk Glass Trucker Driver Radio Lingo
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 1019
                                    [categoryName] => Fire-King
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs3.ebaystatic.com/m/mxbDlMbia2_Yt3xuOO_z_og/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=radio&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=121421945690
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 70769
                            [location] => Prairieville,LA,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 7.45
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => Worldwide
                                    [expeditedShipping] => false
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 9.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 9.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT2H56M36S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-08-28T02:22:45.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-09-02T02:22:45.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/121421945690_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                    [3] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                        (
                            [itemId] => 161404599427
                            [title] => Fiesta Fiestaware Set of 3 Vintage 9 1/2" Luncheon Plates - Radio Red & Yellow
                            [globalId] => EBAY-US
                            [primaryCategory] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [categoryId] => 87
                                    [categoryName] => Fiesta: Vintage
                                )

                            [galleryURL] => http://thumbs4.ebaystatic.com/m/m--zk1-1ezlv9XsGvaR5JJg/140.jpg
                            [viewItemURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=2&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=radio&lgeo=1&vectorid=229466&item=161404599427
                            [paymentMethod] => PayPal
                            [autoPay] => false
                            [postalCode] => 14204
                            [location] => Buffalo,NY,USA
                            [country] => US
                            [shippingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [shippingServiceCost] => 17.0
                                    [shippingType] => Flat
                                    [shipToLocations] => US
                                    [expeditedShipping] => true
                                    [oneDayShippingAvailable] => false
                                    [handlingTime] => 1
                                )

                            [sellingStatus] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [currentPrice] => 39.99
                                    [convertedCurrentPrice] => 39.99
                                    [bidCount] => 0
                                    [sellingState] => Active
                                    [timeLeft] => P0DT3H7M15S
                                )

                            [listingInfo] => SimpleXMLElement Object
                                (
                                    [bestOfferEnabled] => false
                                    [buyItNowAvailable] => false
                                    [startTime] => 2014-08-26T02:33:24.000Z
                                    [endTime] => 2014-09-02T02:33:24.000Z
                                    [listingType] => Auction
                                    [gift] => false
                                )

                            [returnsAccepted] => true
                            [galleryPlusPictureURL] => http://galleryplus.ebayimg.com/ws/web/161404599427_1_0_1.jpg
                            [isMultiVariationListing] => false
                            [topRatedListing] => true
                        )

                )

        )

    [paginationOutput] => SimpleXMLElement Object
        (
            [pageNumber] => 1
            [entriesPerPage] => 4
            [totalPages] => 26
            [totalEntries] => 104
        )

    [itemSearchURL] => http://rover.ebay.com/rover/1/711-53200-19255-0/1?ff3=4&toolid=10044&campid=5336649018&customid=radio&lgeo=1&mpre=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3FLH_Auction%3D1%26_nkw%3DRadio%26_ddo%3D1%26_ipg%3D4%26_mcats%3D870%257C20081%26_pgn%3D1%26_sop%3D1
)
strkey:radio
metakey:Radio
870,20081
Details
Price
Login / Create Account for Price
Pattern or Item
Radiola
Category
Description
No. 516, Plastic, 1942
Year Priced
2009

Get the latest collecting news

Enter you email below to receive for FREE the latest tips, antiques & collectibles news every Wednesday.

You can unsubscribe at any time. Please refer to our Privacy Policy or Contact us for more information.
Kovels Premium