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Cassette Desktop Telephone Index

This is a Telephone index. It was designed by Hisashi Tanabe and manufactured by Plus Corporation. It is dated 1986 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is plastic housing. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Arango Design Foundation. It is credited Gift of Arango Design Foundation.

Its dimensions are

2.4 x 10 x 16.2 cm (15/16 x 3 15/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Cassette Desktop Telephone Index; Designed by Hisashi Tanabe ; Japan; plastic housing; 2.4 x 10 x 16.2 cm (15/16 x 3 15/16 x 6 3/8 in.); Gift of Arango Design Foundation; 1994-31-85

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