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Tower Clock

Decorative Arts and Design

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Polished metal alloy
DATES 1996
DIMENSIONS 6 1/2 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (16.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Printed on clock face: "nambe' / Studio [in script] / QUARTZ" Incised on underside of base: "nambe' / Studio [in script] ® / © 1996 / 6155"
CREDIT LINE Gift of Nambé Studio
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION "Tower" clock of polished metal alloy. Half-ovoid shaped top with clock face on flat side. Silver-colored clock face set inside circular frame under glass. Hour, minute, and second hands rectangular black members. Hours marked with black dots, minute divisions between marked by smaller black dots. Half-ovoid top tapers sharply into long cylindrical base, gradually widening toward bottom. CONDITION: Unused.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Karim Rashid (Canadian, born Egypt, 1960). Tower Clock, 1996. Polished metal alloy, 6 1/2 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (16.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Nambé Studio, 1999.27.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1999.27.3_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 1999.27.3_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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