radiogram; cabinet radiogram

Description:
The donor Mrs Shatifan bought this Sobell radiogram at the South Bank Sobell Exhibition. The centrepiece of the Festival of Britain, this exhibition promoted the very best in art, design and industry and showcased the most up-to-date consumer goods, household appliances and gadgets. Visitors were able to place orders for any item that took their fancy. This model includes a gramophone and radio, with short/medium/long/FM waveband reception. The two storage units contain a selection of 1950s and 60s gramophone records.
Production Date:
c. 1951
ID no:
MoL_97.8
Object Size:
whole: 845 x 965 x 457 mm
Maker:
Sobell
Copyright:
© Museum of London
Object Material:
wood & metal & plastic

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