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Vintage Radios At Mullard Antiques & Collectibles

Vintage Radios At Mullard Antiques & Collectibles

We love our vintage radios here at Mullard Antiques & Collectibles! We specialise in old technology, which means predominantly Analogue and not Digital (DAB) and in those that are, mainly but not exclusively, manufactured in Britain. From the 1930s to the 1990s, valves to transistors, and real wood to leather, we love it all!

We have a few of the iconic manufacturers in the collection including; Roberts, Hacker and Bush. All the radios are stripped, cleaned, polished, fixed and working prior to sale. Wherever possible, we try to keep the parts original but sometimes replacement is necessary in order to make the radio function properly.

1990s Portable Roberts R701 3 Waveband Transistor Radio
1990s Portable Roberts R701 3 Waveband Transistor Radio
1960s Hacker Herald Model RP35 MW LW Radio
1960s Hacker Herald Model RP35 MW LW Radio
1960s Portable Bush Transistor Radio Model TR82B LW/ MW
1960s Portable Bush Transistor Radio Model TR82B LW/ MW

Similarly, except for a clean and polish, we like to keep the case covers original, but sometimes this just isn’t possible. Rexine (leatherette) in particular can scuff, scratch and tear, so in this instance we do replace with a variety of natty fabrics. I particularly like the cotton cat themed fabric but we’ve also used faux ostrich leather, duck egg blue check and a rather fetching purple polka dot!

R757 Roberts Portable 1990s Radio. Re-covered with Cat Themed fabric
R757 Roberts Portable 1990s Radio. Re-covered with Cat Themed fabric
R757 Roberts Portable 1990s Radio. Re-covered with Faux Ostrich Leather
R757 Roberts Portable 1990s Radio. Re-covered with Faux Ostrich Leather
Purple Polka Dot Portable Bush Radio Model VTR 330
Purple Polka Dot Portable Bush Radio Model VTR 330

We’ve lots more radios in our collection just waiting for some tender, loving care. They just seek their ideal home from collectors of vintage radio or just those of us whom like to complement our home décor with that eye catching working accessory!

Did you know that we also sell on Etsy? Visit mullardantiques.com to have a look at the radios currently available in our Etsy shop!

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