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musée des Arts décoratifs
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yoghurt-maker Yalacta 4<br/> &copy;  madd Bordeaux - L. Gauthier
yoghurt-maker Yalacta 4
© madd Bordeaux - L. Gauthier
object n°32

yoghurt-maker Yalacta 4

Produced between 1948 and 1960

At the end of the Second World War, Bakelite was used as one of the principal materials in several objects being built in France. Due to its flexibility to mold and shape and inexpensive, all kind of domestic objects such as radios, typewriters, kitchen utensils as the yoghurt-maker included this useful element.

object n°32 (pdf)

previous objects of the month

object n°46
Purchase by City of Bordeaux, 1971, inv. 71.4.1
object n°42
object n°40
Circa 1745
object n°37
Circa 1735
object n°33
The second half of the XVIIIth century
object n°32
Produced between 1948 and 1960
object n°30
The first half of the XXth century
object n°29
Last quarter of the XVIIIth century