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1991

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2015

2019

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Radio Housing (USA)

This is a radio housing. It was designed by Nathan G. Horwitt. We acquired it in 1991. Its medium is wood (painted). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Henry Horwitt. It is credited Gift of Hank Horwitt.

  • Radio, 1940–49
  • bent wood, molded plastic.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2016-5-18

Its dimensions are

Overall: 14 x 23 x 9.2 cm (5 1/2 x 9 1/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Radio Housing (USA); Designed by Nathan G. Horwitt (American, b. Romania, 1889–1990); wood (painted); Overall: 14 x 23 x 9.2 cm (5 1/2 x 9 1/16 x 3 5/8 in.); Gift of Hank Horwitt; 1991-140-16

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