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Title frame
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Date circa 1950-1969
Description An illustrated desk calendar in an octagonal frame, circa 1950s or 1960s. This calendar comprises a foil printed cardboard mount, which is illustrated with 2 blue tits on a branch, into which sections have been cut out to reveal rotating discs marked with the day, month and date. The discs are rotated by means of 4 knobs mounted on the reverse side. There is a moulded hinged support with which to display the calendar at an angle on a flat surface. The calendar is surrounded by an injection moulded frame in blue polypropylene. This calendar could be considered to be an example of kitsch design
Accession Number AIBDC : 005939
Dimensions height 125mm, width 125mm, depth 20mm
Materials plastic, polypropylene, PP, cardboard
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
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Method injection moulded frame, printed cardboard mount



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