Ever Ready Sky Queen radio

Front view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the front and the acrylic handle at the top. Top view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the front, the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Top view of a Sky Queen radio showing a plain side section, the round grill on the front, the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Rear view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the removable rear panel, and the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Rear view of a Sky Queen radio showing the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top and the round grill on the removable rear panel. Underside view of a Sky Queen radio showing the an attached base panel.
Front view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the front and the acrylic handle at the top. Top view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the front, the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Top view of a Sky Queen radio showing a plain side section, the round grill on the front, the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Rear view of a Sky Queen radio showing the round grill on the removable rear panel, and the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top. Rear view of a Sky Queen radio showing the acrylic handle, frequency chart and three dials at the top and the round grill on the removable rear panel. Underside view of a Sky Queen radio showing the an attached base panel.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 0_2182
Date
1953 - 1954

Description

A Sky Queen radio manufactured by Ever Ready in the 1950s. This large square radio has curved corners and is covered in a faux alligator skin material. It is cream in colour and has a clear acrylic thermoformed handle and compression moulded urea formaldehyde tuning dials. This is a valve radio with valves DK96 DF96 DAF96 DL96.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"Sky Queen Ever-Ready"
Dimensions
Width
300mm
Height
270mm
Depth
160mm
Method Note
handle
dials
Colour