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Design for a Radio

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Design for Philco radio with rectangular case and rounded corners. Large circular dial with numbers on front, speaker grate at left, two knobs below, Philco branding at upper left. On top of radio, six small buttons in row. Handle for radio at right.
Designer
Alfons Bach, American, b. Germany, 1904–1999
Client
Philco (Philadelphia Storage Battery Company)
Date
20th century
Credit Line
Gift of Alfons Bach
Medium
Brush and watercolor, chalk on paper
Type
appliances & tools
Object Name
Drawing
Type
Drawing
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Accession Number
1993-108-387
made in
USA