Canadian Gems

Part of Wayne Michiels Collection


Wayne is a collector in Canada (email: who has been kind enough to send the excellent photographs below from his radio collection, he has many more!
Thanks Wayne!

Addison model 2A made in Toronto Canada in 1940's made of catalin also can be made of plastic,dimensions are 10 1/4 " X 6" X 5" color is marbeized green & yellow . A very art deco looking set and my favorite.

Addison model 5F made in Toronto Canada in 1940's made of catalin. Color is marbleized green & yellow. This radio is getting hard to find and costly , also is made in wood,dimensions are 12" X 8 3/4" X 7"

"Gem" model 955 made by The Jewel radio of Canada small 5- tube set pick and white marbleized plastic cabinet with white knobs

Sparton model unknown made in London,Canada 5- tube set measures 7 1/2" X 4 3/4" X 5" . The cabinet is black bakelite with white and black marbleized knobs and wraparound grille, circa 1940's

General Electric model C400 made in Toronto, Canada 4 - tube set measures 7 1/4" X 4" X 5" . The plastic cabinet is a marblized robin's - egg blue , mint green , and white, with two white knob

Crosley model G1465 made in Canada & U.S.A. in 1938 ? This radio is very , very hard to find in any color. Mine is yellow & tortoise , dimensions are 9 3/8" X 5 3/4" X 3 3/4"
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