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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
ACCESSION NUMBER 2011.15.3
CREDIT LINE Gift of Arnold Lehman
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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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 mark, CUR.2011.15.3_mark.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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"Moonbeam" Clock