"TELECHRON" CLOCK (WORLD'S FAIR) | Sotheby´s

Sotheby´s-"TELECHRON" CLOCK (WORLD'S FAIR)

Estimated value: 1,500—2,500 US$

Reached Price : 3,600 US$

Auction:
Important 20th Century Design

Sales date: 2006-12-15

Location:
New York

Lot number: 97

Design

GILBERT ROHDE
Launched in 1934
Manufacturer Herman Miller, Zeeland, MI

Architonic id

4107749

Burled wood, metal and glass
HERMAN MILLER CLOCK CO. ZEELAND, MICH, U.S.A printed on clock face with metal World's Fair tag
6 7/8 x 13 x 2 1/2 in. (25.1 x 33 x 6.4 cm)

Literature and References:
Richard Guy Wilson, Dianne H. Pilgrim, and Dickran Tashjian, The Machine Age in America 1918-1941, New York, 1986, p. 320