Once again, I found some amazing Atomic Age radios on Radio Salon.

Philco - 1956

Philco - 1956

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Philco - 1956

Crosley - 1951 in "Firebird Red"

Crosley - 1951 in "Firebird Red"

Emerson - 1955

Emerson - 1955

Westinghouse - 1955

Westinghouse - 1955

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Westinghouse - 1955 "Atomic Dial"

Jewel - 1956

Jewel - 1956

Arvin - 1955

Arvin - 1955

Arvin - 1958

Arvin - 1958

Arvin - 1958

Arvin - 1958

Arvin - 1958 in "Flamingo Pink"

Arvin - 1958 in "Flamingo Pink"

Capehart - 1952 "Deluxe 6"

Capehart - 1952 "Deluxe 6"

Capehart - 1952 "Deluxe 6"

Capehart - 1952 "Deluxe 6"

Motorola - 1955

Motorola - 1955

Philco - 1958

Philco - 1958

Philco - 1959

Philco - 1959

Arvin - 1951 "Chrome"

Arvin - 1951 "Chrome"

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The fine folks at Anthony Swimming Pools came up with ingenious marketing initiative back in the 1960’s. The swimming pool ashtray was sure to be a hit with smokers everywhere!

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These old Rolleiflex cameras are sweet!

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Carl Zeiss lens

Carl Zeiss lens

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Antique Bakelite Radios

March 21, 2009

Catalin Radio.com has an incredible website with lots of images and information on antique radios from the 1920’s-1950’s.  I’m obsessed with these antique Bakelite radios.  It’s no wonder why these radios are so highly sought after and collectible.

Emerson designed by Mr. Raymond Loewy

Emerson designed by Mr. Raymond Loewy

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I love the Deco styling of this one!

I love the Deco styling of this one!

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Globe radio designed by Mr. Raymond Loewy

Globe radio designed by Mr. Raymond Loewy

The marbeling is amazing!

The marbeling is amazing!

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Extremely rare radio from the 1930's

Extremely rare Sparton Nocturne radio from the 1930's

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These tobacco tins were issued by The American Tobacco Company in 1912.

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Vintage Aviation Posters

February 28, 2009

I found these incredible vintage aviation posters on AllPosters.  I love the illustrations and fonts!

Artist: A. Roquin

Artist: A. Roquin

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Artist: Kerne Erickson

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Vintage Sputnik Barometer

February 19, 2009

I found this incredible Sputnik inspired barometer on Ebay.  This is incredible!

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Antique Cut Throat Razors

February 14, 2009

I found all of these great antique cut throat razors on ebay.  I love the fonts and original cases on some of these.

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I love the Army and Navy blade!

I love the Army and Navy blade!

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The Space Age Museum has a great collection of UFO, rocket, and  space craft inspired design.  Check out some of my favorites below.

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Electric Fan by Wonder-Aire - 1960's

Electric Fan by Wonder-Aire - 1960's

Tea Kettle - 1960's

Flying Saucer Tea Kettle - 1960's

Flying Saucer Table Lamp by Torino - 1970's

Flying Saucer Table Lamp by Torino - 1970's

Infant Walker - Baby's Flying Saucer - 1950's

Infant Walker - Baby's Flying Saucer - 1950's

Electric Cooker - Party Chef by Cory - 1960's

Electric Cooker - Party Chef by Cory - 1960's

Flying Saucer Ashtrays by Space Age Products - 1960's

Flying Saucer Ashtrays by Space Age Products - 1960's

Vacuum Cleaner by Hoover - 1970's

Vacuum Cleaner by Hoover - 1970's

Rocket Bicycle by Monarch

Rocket Bicycle by Monarch

Rocket Lawn Sprinkler by Allen Mfg

Rocket Lawn Sprinkler by Allen Mfg