Smithsonian Collections

Radio

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Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Description
Rectangular bentwood case with curved sides and top; horizontal speaker grille in front, above station tuner flanked by two black plastic control knobs.
Designer
Charles Eames, American, 1907–1978
Ray Kaiser Eames, American, 1912–1988
Manufacturer
Emerson Radio and Phonograph Corp., USA
Date
1940–49
Credit Line
Gift of George R. Kravis II
Medium
Bent wood, molded plastic
Type
appliances & tools
Decorative Arts
Radio
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Accession Number
2016-5-18
manufactured in
New York, New York, USA