Clock, 'Optic,' Model 02
ABS plastic, Quartz movement
height: (8.0 cm); diameter: (8.0 cm) (show scale)
Front, under 12, at top center, in black printed script: "ALESSI" and at bottom beneath 6, "QUARTZ."
Reverse, molded into ABS plastic housing for hand, alarm and battery mechanism,
proper right: "QUARTZ/MADE IN GERMANY", center, lower section: 1,5 Vlr1"
Reverse of clock face, molded into the ABS plastic, proper right: "88" and proper left: " ALESSI/ITALY/DESING/DE COLOMBO."
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Gift of Alessi S.p.A.
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Joe Colombo (Italian, 1930-1971). Clock, 'Optic,' Model 02, Designed 1970. ABS plastic, Quartz movement, height: (8.0 cm); diameter: (8.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alessi S.p.A., 1999.40.54. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.40.54_bw.jpg)
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