German radiodesign of the fifties showed the economical growth, and people were proud of the so called "Wirtschaftswunder". By looking to the names on the radio dials, they began to dream of travelling to countries far away.
Nora Norettine W639 (2 shortwaves)
Loewe Opta Kobold (mit Puppenstubenradio)
Volltransistor Felap (1959)
my dad had such a radio in his car in 1960 DKW Junior
early walkman: Philips Mignon stereo und mono
(radio-) design could be much better: the BRAUN design was famous in Germany since 1955.
- not a radio, but beautiful!!!! Bols Ballerina Bottle -
more pictures of wunderful german tuberadios from the fifties - much too big for my collection ;-) -
can be found at:
more fifties on the homepage of Winni Harz