European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
"Freeplay" RadioMade in South Africa, Africa
Designed by Trevor Baylis, English, born 1933. Made by BayGen Power Industries, Cape Town, South Africa, 1995 - present.
Currently not on view
1998-111-1Gift of BayGen Power Europe, 1998
LabelEliminating the need for electricity or batteries, BayGen's "Freeplay" radio is equipped with two alternative energy supplies. Winding it will power the radio for an hour; placed in direct sunlight, the radio runs exclusively from solar power.