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Motorola radio 41B

designed about 1939
Manufactured by Motorola Radio Company (founded 1928)


Object Place: Chicago, Illinois

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 27.6 x 15.9 cm (6 7/8 x 10 7/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.486

Medium or Technique

Bakelite (plastic), radio components

On View

Gail and Ernst von Metzsch Gallery (Gallery 225A)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Decorative arts

Provenance

By 1940, Knight's Appliance Store, Newburyport, MA; 1940, sold to Saul Katz, Newburyport, MA; 2003, sold by Katz to Betsy Woodman, Newburyport, MA; 2010, gift of Woodman to the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Betsy and Jonathan Woodman