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Tykho

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Description
Block-like, rectangular yellow silicone rubber-covered body with short cylindrical dark gray antenna top right; face with circular speaker on left; volume and AM/FM buttons on right. Antenna rotates to act as tuner.
Designer
Marc Berthier, French, b. 1935
Manufacturer
Lexon, France, founded 1991
Date
1997
Credit Line
Gift of Max Pine
Medium
Molded silicon rubber and ABS plastic, electronic components
Type
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Object Name
Radio
Type
Radio
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Accession Number
2013-6-1
manufactured in
France