Auction 17

Lot 105 – Fada Streamliner Bakelite Radio, Circa 1951.:

Fada Streamliner Bakelite Radio, Circa 1951.

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Start price: $400

Estimated price: $800 - $1,200

Auction house commission: 20%

Width 11 inches, height 7 inches. Fada Streamliner radios were one of the first consumer goods to be made in plastic. Fada was one of over 600 manufacturers of radios in the 1930s through the late 1950s. Major industrial designers were hired to design these popular products, and most Americans owned multiple radios.