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The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 29

WARE Advertising Mike-Radio

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

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$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
Novelty microphone-shaped radio tuned to 1250 KC (WARE in Ware, MA) manufactured as a promotional piece by Universal Publicizers Inc. of Chicago, IL in the 1950's. Measures approximately 14" in height with a base 8" wide. Tested. Works. Fine cosmetically except the WARE banner at the top of the piece shows evidence of a sloppy glue reattachment. Keywords: AM, Massachusetts, vintage, midcentury, mid-century, marketing, broadcast, Tube