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What is this?

Rectangular form; white metal housing flanked by ash wood sides; turntable and arm on left, control knobs and radio tuner on the right. Hinged cover of clear plastic with ash wood strips on sides.

This is a turntable and receiver from Germany. It is dated 1956 and we acquired it in 1986. Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

painted metal, plastic, ash

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 24 x 58.5 x 29cm (9 7/16 x 23 1/16 x 11 7/16in.)

Patricia Pastor was a donor and Barry Friedman was a donor and Hans Gugelot was a designer and Dieter Rams was a designer and Braun AG was the manufacturer of this object.

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18621887/ |title=Turntable And Receiver, ""Snow White's Coffin"", 1956 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=15 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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