Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Airline Radio Works by Montgomery Ward

In Radios > Console Radios > Show & Tell and Radios > Wood Radios > Show & Tell.
geo26e's loves1032 of 9347Cameo Costume Jewelry Polish Doll in Traditional Dress  - Lifesize! From the 1950's or 60's
Love it
Like it

toolate2toolate2 loves this.
CaperkidCaperkid loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
musikchoomusikchoo loves this.
mcheconimcheconi loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
TubeAmpTubeAmp loves this.
ttomtuckerttomtucker loves this.
PeterdruryPeterdrury loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
geo26egeo26e loves this.
See 11 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 7 years ago

    (14 items)

    I have this neat old Airline Radio from Montgomery Ward - It works! Does anyone know anything about this type of radio? I have looked around but I can't seem to get mych of a handle on what I have.

    Unsolved Mystery

    Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

    Console Radios
    See all
    Grundig Stereo Console Majestic SO 150 U - Clean Vintage MCM Stereo FM Hipster
    Grundig Stereo Console Majestic SO ...
    Vintage 1938 Emerson Catalin Tombstone BT-245 Tube Radio
    Vintage 1938 Emerson Catalin Tombst...
    Rare Vintage Grundig KU 680u Stereo Console MCM
    Rare Vintage Grundig KU 680u Stereo...
    Antique Grunow tombstone vintage tube radio restored and working
    Antique Grunow tombstone vintage tu...
    Grundig Stereo Console Majestic SO 150 U - Clean Vintage MCM Stereo FM Hipster
    Grundig Stereo Console Majestic SO ...
    See all


    1. Manikin Manikin, 7 years ago
      What a beauty ! I love it
    2. Peterdrury Peterdrury, 7 years ago
      what is the eye below the dial. is it an indicator valve for station acuracy?
    3. Bluewaters Bluewaters, 7 years ago
      I'm scared to open it - in case it breaks. Thank you so much for the information - I will try so see if I can get to any numbers without damaging the case!
    4. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 7 years ago
      I would say circa 1939. Interestingly, one station, W2XR was only licensed 1929-1936, it changed it call sign after that. The paint job is after the fact. Under that gold paint is a marbleized Bakelite dial bezel and tuning wheels.

      T A
    5. mcheconi mcheconi, 7 years ago
      This dial is common to many 1939 Montgomery Airline Radios.

      Maybe an old chassis mounted to a custom made console?
    6. Bluewaters Bluewaters, 7 years ago
      You all are magnificent! Thanks!
    7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.