Goblin 853 Teasmade

Front view of a Teasmade showing the clock face. Side view of a Teasmade showing the metal kettle. Rear view of a Teasmade showing the kettle. Rear view of a Teasmade showing the kettle. Underside view of a Teasmade showing the base.
Front view of a Teasmade showing the clock face. Side view of a Teasmade showing the metal kettle. Rear view of a Teasmade showing the kettle. Rear view of a Teasmade showing the kettle. Underside view of a Teasmade showing the base.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 005998
Country
Date
1974

Description

This teasmade is the Goblin Model 853, launched in autumn 1974. This compact model comprises alarm clock, light and kettle. The unit has a base of urea formaldehyde, a light surround of polypropylene and a chrome plated, square, metal kettle which has a handle, lid knob and power cable fitting made of phenol formaldehyde.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

printed: "Goblin (BVC) Ltd. Made in the UK. Mod./Ser. 852 158719 Supply 200-250V - 50 Hz. Watts 432-67 Pat. appd for." (back)
Dimensions
Width
179mm
Height
207mm
Depth
214mm
Method Note
base and kettle attachments
light surround
Material Note
plastic
UF base
urea formaldehyde
bakelite - generic term
PF kettle attachments
phenol formaldehyde
PP light surround
polypropylene
metal
Colour