This is a beautiful walnut Zenith Model 6D525, "Long Distance"Table Radio. Built around 1941, it was nicknamed the toaster because that is what people thought it looked like. Rounded corners and special speaker grillIt , measures 12 1/2 X 7 1/2 X 7 1/2 inches with the knobs. Walnut Cabinet with Attractive "Z" knobs, and loop antena.
The cabinet is in great shape with its nice finish. It does have a few very small imperfections but nothing to distract from how attractive the radio really is. The knobs, dial and dial pointer are in great shape.
(see Photos) The grill cloth is in nice shape. The chassis looks to be in great shape. The previous owner serviced the chassis replacing any weak or defective parts.
The dial lights up nicely. A beautiful radio to be played and admired for generations to come. I inherited this item from my father and must part with this fine radio in these difficult financial times.The item "Vintage Zenith Model 6D525 Table Top Tube radio original the'Toaster" is in sale since Tuesday, April 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Radio, Phonograph, TV, Phone\Radios\Tube Radios\1930-49". The seller is "scottishlad94" and is located in Lebanon, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Bahamas, Uruguay.