Priscilla Pink Mid-Century 1963 Motorola Model C19P23 Vacuum Tube AM Clock Radio Rare Color Combo!
DESCRIPTION: Unique vaned offset grill design in pink on pink is a rare find! Great condition clock radio by Motorola in 1963.
SOUND QUALITY: Picks up AM stations clearly and loudly up and down the dial without need of external antenna attachment.
CABINET CONDITION: Cabinet is in excellent condition with no chips or major scratches. Original factory color combination. The front medium pink is factory original paint no chips, no fading no discoloration. All original factory molded colors through and through. Not repainted. No repairs. No touch up. None needed.
FACTORY LABELS: No missing bottom factory labels.
KNOBS: The volume and tuning knobs are in excellent condition. No missing clock knobs. Original and matching. The tuning dial works fine and smooth no slipping.
CLOCK: The clear dial face has no cracks. No missing ink, smudges, water stains, or rub-off on clock dial lettering. The clock works and keep accurate time. The clock is quiet no humming, buzzing, or ticking noises. The alarm works. The buzzer works. The clock and alarm set function work. There is an appliance timer function in back. Top snooze button works.
DIAL LIGHT:Clock dial light is rare and working. Orange glow gas neon bulb never needs replacing. This was a rare feature before modern LEDs to have a clock light that stayed on all the time if plugged in.
INTERNAL ELECTRONICS: All paper and wax capacitors have been replaced with modern equivalents so this radio has another 50+ years or more of playing time! The tubes are working fine. All out-of-spec resistors have been replaced with modern correct value and voltage equivalents. There is no loud or pervasive hum. There is no loud or pervasive static between stations unless you operate near modern megahertz devices. The set has been aligned according to factory specifications. The radio has been thoroughly cleaned and inspected. All wiring has been thoroughly checked for possible bridging and weak solder connection.
POWER CORD: The power cord and plug are excellent original working condition with no cracks, or splits. No exposed wiring.
PROVENANCE: Previous owner identity is not known. Was gently used then stored in a dry cool environment for a long period of time. No evidence of prolonged exposure to cigarette smoking, moisture, or pets. Comes from non-smoking, mature, clean professional environment.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately 13" x 5" x 7" (l x w x h)
COLOR: Medium pink grill with light pink exterior
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ADD SMART SPEAKER: See info here
ADD DIAL LIGHT: See info here
Cabinet construction: plastic
Country of manufacture: USA
Electronics: Mounted circuit board or chassis. Vacuum tube circuit.
Vacuum tubes: tested and working. Amplifier, converter, detector, pre-amplifier, rectifier