Intercom Speaker, "Radio Nurse", 1937–38 Molded Bakelite, metal. Gift of Mel Byars. 1991-59-61.
What is this?
Brown-burgundy ovoid form suggestive of a kerchiefed head or kendo mask; horizontal slits for speaker on the front.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource, Tuesday, March 26, 1991 - Sunday, August 30, 1992