Inscribed on underside of base: "minitimer"/ "design"/ "Richard Sapper"/ "Terraillon" / "made in Italy"
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Richard Sapper (German, 1932-2016). Minitimer, 1974. Plastic, 1 1/8 x 2 5/8 in. (2.9 x 6.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. Barry R. Harwood and Joseph V. Garry, 2005.63. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2005.63_PS1.jpg)
overall, 2005.63_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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Low, cylindrical flat-topped timer with silver colored reflective surface in the form of two caps joined at center by black plastic band with inscribed white numerals indicating time settings, in increments of five, from zero to fifty-five. Circular opening in upper cap reveals black disc inscribed with white numerals indicating time settings, in increments of five, from zero to fifty-five. The upper cap turns to set the desired time.
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