Dieter Rams Braun SK61 "Snow Whites Coffin" Phonograph
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Directory: Vintage Arts: Furnishings: Accessories: Pre 1960: item # 1208123
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136 Grant Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
|Offered is a restored BRAUN SK 61 radio and record player designed by Dieter Rams with original high end Braun PCS45 Turntable and cut out acrylic cover. Manufactured from 1962-1964, this famous ' Snow White's Coffin' design by Dieter Rams has been the inspiration for many Apple products and is displayed in many museums including London's Victoria and Albert. This radio phonograph has been restored. Tubes have been replaced, the needle and the cartridge is new, defective capacitors have been replaced, all individual parts were cleaned, the housing complex was cleaned and polished, the acrylic cover was polished, all mechanical parts were cleaned and oiled, and technically checked. Age appropriate wear to turntable mount as shown in photos. About Dieter Rams (1932- present) The clarity of form and minimalist design vocabulary associated with the German designer Dieter Rams is closely identified with the BRAUN Company. Many of his designs for domestic appliances and audio equipment are featured in the permanent collections of leading museums that collect and promote design, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art, in New York, which began to collect Braun products in 1958.|