See more objects with the color dimgrey rosybrown gainsboro or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline



  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.





  • You found it!

Durabeam Flashlight, ca. 1986

This is a Flashlight. It is dated ca. 1986 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is plastic. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Max Pine. It is credited Gift of Barbara and Max Pine.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 9.2 x 4 x 2.2 cm (3 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Molded in plastic on one side near base: "Durabeam"

Cite this object as

Durabeam Flashlight, ca. 1986; USA; plastic; L x W x D: 9.2 x 4 x 2.2 cm (3 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 7/8 in.); Gift of Barbara and Max Pine; 1993-133-24

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition IDEO Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection.

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Durabeam Flashlight, ca. 1986 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 October 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>