Beautiful old record player - gramophone in suitcase model.
Brand Collaro England - Columbia
Model no. 230 / Columbia-Viva-Tonal-Grafonola
Serial no. 4788 - in original condition
Patent Utility Further Patents Pending
High fidelity quality at the time.
Collaro was the name of a large early British manufacturer of gramophones, record players and cassette decks, during the early years of sound reproduction. Collaro Ltd was founded in 1920 by Christopher Collaro at 23 London Garway Road and became a private company in 1924. (source: Wikipedia)
Only the record player has been tested. Runs fine at any speed.
On/off and automatic turnoff with tonearm works.
I have not been able to test further operation/unknown.
The wooden case is in reasonable condition.
Will be sent by registered and insured mail with track & trace. The photos are part of the description and show the condition.
- Collaro Columbia
- 230 - Viva - Tonal - Grafonola - Marriage
- Multiple Models
- Type of Equipment
- Record player
- Various conditions
- Nr of items
- No extra's
- Serial Number
- 5.2 kg
- Tested and working
- Not tested