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"The Zephyr" desk clock

Artist

Kem (Karl Emanuel Martin) Weber ; Lawson Time, Inc.

Date

c. 1934

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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"The Zephyr" desk clock: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Horology | Brass, copper
Size: 3 1/2 x 8 x 3 1/8 in. (8.89 x 20.32 x 7.94 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century, Art Deco
Inscriptions: Marks [26463] inscribed on back; [Lawson Electric Clock] and model no., pat. no., etc. on metal label on back
Physical Description: Original finish; digital numbers with celluliod clockface in modernist design
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.131
Rights: Copyright the artist, artist's estate, or assignees
Artist: Kem Weber, American (born Germany), 1889-1963
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American (born Germany), 1889-1963

Artist: Lawson Time, Inc., Pasadena, California
Role: Manufacturer
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Life Dates: Pasadena, California
Added to Site: February 28, 2009