Isamu Noguchi / Zenith Radio Nurse
Radio Nurse and Guardian Ear of bakelite and enameled metal, c. 1930s
Nurse: embossed manufacturer's mark, ear: metal tag
8'' x 6 1/2'' x 6''
1" restored crack to top of face on Radio Nurse that leads to small restoration, 1/4" x 1/4", another crack on underside of face, not restored, 2 1/2" x 1 1/2" (approx.), both visually minimal, minor scuffs and light wear to body, wire has been cut; Some discoloration, finish loss and scratches to ear, wire has been cut, original feet missing. A very nice and rare example mostly complete with minor problems that can be completely restored.