Industrial Design

Elka porcelain set by Jaroslav Ježek 1957

Award winning Elka porcelain set designed by Jaroslav Ježek in 1957 for the ’58 Expo in Brussels. Year: 1957 Designer: Jaroslav Ježek Manufacturer: Source: Wikipedia


Efekta model camera by Druopta

The Efekta was manufactured around 1950 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. It’s made of Bakelite and takes 6 x 6 cm exposures on 120 film. Produced in black with white knobs and reddish-brown with ivory-colored…


Corina model camera by Druopta

Druopta Corina compact camera made in Czechoslovakia. Year: Manufacturer: Drupota Model: Corina Source: Flickr


80 year anniversary of Auto Škoda postcard 1980

Advertising postcard celebrating the 80th anniversary of Auto Škoda. Photo depicts the Škoda 110R juxtaposed with an early model Škoda. Year: 1980 Photographer: Source: Alden Jewell


Metra Blansko humidity measuring instrument (hygrometer)

Hygrometer used to measure percentage of relative humidity manufactured by Metra Blansko. Year: Designer: Manufacturer: Metra Blansko Source: hugovk


Table alarm clock by Prim

Table alarm clock with  floating rectangular face manufactured by Prim. Year: c. 1950s Designer: Manufacturer: Prim Source: Jiri Bures

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