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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Red plastic radio that, when open, is reminiscent of an old-fashioned telephone handset; it twists closed to form a ring. Speaker is area of horizontal striations at one end; at other end, controls, and black dial.
Manufacturer
National Panasonic Radio
Date
ca. 1972
Credit Line
Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler
Medium
ABS plastic, metal
Type
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Portable radio
Type
Portable radio
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Accession Number
2007-37-5
manufactured in
Japan