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"Moonbeam" Clock

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Plastic, brass, other metals, rubber electric cord, and plug
DATES Introduced 1949
DIMENSIONS 4 7/8 x 6 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (12.4 x 16.5 x 6.0 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS On back: "SET ALARM/ PULL ALARM/ UL [in circle] / MOONBEAM/ S5-J-115 VOLTS A. C./ 60 CY. 2 WATTS/ PATD. USA- 2002421/ 2002433-2091770- RE. 23261/ DES. 152391/ MADE IN U.S.A./ LAMP INT. 25 WATTS" On Bottom: "TO REPLACE BULB REMOVE 3 SCREWS" On front, on clock face: "WESTCLOX"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arnold Lehman
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CAPTION Westclox, a division of Western Clock Co. (1884-present). "Moonbeam" Clock, Introduced 1949. Plastic, brass, other metals, rubber electric cord, and plug, 4 7/8 x 6 1/2 x 2 3/8 in. (12.4 x 16.5 x 6.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Arnold Lehman, 2011.15.3. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, CUR.2011.15.3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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"Moonbeam" Clock