Sparton 558 Sled radio
Object Place: Jackson, Michigan
Overall: 22.2 x 38.1 x 19.7 cm (8 3/4 x 15 x 7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mirror glass, metal, wood, electrical components
John Axelrod Gallery (Gallery 326)
Rectangular radio bearing four knobs, faced on front and top with etched, blue mirror glass. Streamline design includes five parallel horizontal metal sections that wrap from the proper left side of the radio to the fron; etched sections of glass complement the metalwork. Black painted wood cabinet. Rectangular dial at center. Radio label reads: Sparton/Jackson, Mich./Made in/U.S.A.
The John Axelrod Collection