Modern Design /03 October 2004


Egmont Arens and Theodore Brookhart

Streamliner meatslicer
USA, 1940
aluminum, steel, rubber
22½ w × 18 d × 13 h in (57 × 46 × 33 cm)

The shape and design of this meatslicer reflect the prevailing aesthetic of the 1940s streamline style, accentuating the concept of speed, a style often unrelated to its function. Manufacturer's label on side. Literature: Aluminum by Design, Nichols, pg. 220-221

estimate: $2,000–3,000
result: $1,200

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