Space age Atomic design, Mid Century Modern, classic. Zenith Marketed this beauty as the. Its design has amazing jet age appeal right out of the Cold War!
For those unfamiliar with Zeniths H725 it packs quite a punch in the sound department powered by 7 tubes! And Zenith collectors tend to have this on their bucket list of early FM, pre high fidelity radios due to its. It has a tone control hidden in the middle of the dial pointer a neat feature! This one is RARE because it has a nearly flawless dial bezel with none of the usual tarnishing and oxidation that is common to this model. Its as shiny as the day it was bought.
Rarely are these models found in this good cosmetic condition and that sound this good! Please view the video below and see / hear for yourself then scroll down for more information on this awesome sounding radio!As you can hear, this radio sounds amazing. It was serviced by a professional all tubes were checked and checked out OK, the indicator light was replaced, the volume and tuning controls were cleaned and lubricated, and the radio was tested for several burn in ours. This model is considered the "Royalty of Radio". Every Zenith enthusiast should own at least one in their collection of high-performance tube radios! Zenith and Antique Radio Collectors Dont let this one slip by! Made in the USA by. Zenith Radio Corp; Chicago, Illinois. The Bakelite finish has a mirror shine.
There are 2 knobs one that controls on/off/volume and one for band. The H725 is a very solid, long lasting radio with amazing sound. Perfect for collectors or as a functional display piece to show off in your office or home & will go with any décor! It would also make a unique gift! Get a jump on early Christmas shopping and give this as a gift for yourself or your vintage electronics loves one!
You will enjoy listening to it for years to come! Whenever you turn the dial you get a station.
The exterior Bakelite is original and looks amazing you can see the swirl patterns in the plastic. This is the best example of one of these models I have seen.There is some minor wear on the top, sides, bottom, and front but nothing that detracts from the overall look. The knobs are original and in amazing condition. There was no dial light offered on this model by Zenith, just a power indicator which works well. The Power cord and plug are also original and in good pliable condition. The original back is sturdy and in good condition. Again Museum Quality, a BIG 8 inch speaker!
A Pristine Case, only very minor wear overall, NO cracks near mint condition A few very minor blemishes and imperfections, even the knobs are clean and the silver bezel is free from oxidation or tarnish unlike most examples out there. The back is fully intact with all its stickers as is the label on the bottom.The plug/cord is in good shape. As a 65 year old radio it does have blemishes and imperfections, most notably a dent on the inner metal bezel top left hard to see unless you look down at the radio in brighter light. Please see all photos and video for details!
Its amazing to think that this very radio likely broadcast such 1950 historical events such as. Jackie Robinson signing at the time. The highest contract in Dodger history.Beginning of the Korean War. The radio program Dragnet was a hit and had a wide audience despite the increasing popularity of television. Dimension: 15" in length X 9" high X 8 in depth. I use plenty of Bubble Wrap, extra padding and double box or use extra box support material. It will be marked Fragile & This side up on the box to make sure it is handled carefully. The radio is fully insured. A small sampling of my feedback. Best packaging ever for a vintage radio - I really appreciate it.
Fantastic radio as advertised, careful and thoughtful packaging. If there are any problems, please contact me and we can review options.
DETROIT WAS A BOOMTOWN DURING THE HEIGHT OF THE RADIOS POPULARITY (1930s 1950s) SO THIS LOCATION IS HOME TO MANY RARE AND HARD TO FIND VINTAGE RADIOS - PLEASE STAY TUNED AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST! The item "Restored, Near mint Old Antique Zenith Vintage H725 Tube Radio Works Perfect" is in sale since Thursday, November 05, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Radios\Tube Radios\1960-Now". The seller is "radioseek" and is located in Rochester, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, to Japan.