Radio, "New World", 1933 Catalin (Bakelite), metal, fabric. Gift of George R. Kravis II. 2011-44-1.
What is this?
Brown Bakelite globe on six-sided brown Bakelite base. Continents, map grid, and continent and ocean names picked out in gold; gold-tone volume and tuning dials mounted on equator-like metal band encircling globe; small retangular station number read-out in center; gold-tone terminals at north and south pole positions. Two sides of base with vertical slits and fabric for speakers. Fabric-covered cord.