This vintage Philips tube radio, model Philetta BD 273U or just 273, is a collector’s item for anyone interested in radio history. Made in Germany, this radio was produced in the 1950-60′s and has since become a beloved piece of technology. Despite not currently working, it is complete and ready for restoration. The radio’s brand is Philips and it falls under the categories of tube radios, radios, and collectibles. Its specific aspects include being made in Germany and having the model number Philetta BD 273U or just 273. This item is perfect for someone looking to add a unique piece to their collection or to bring new life to a classic radio. The case seems to have no apparent cracks or chips, but can use a buffing, polishing.