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Checkerboard Table Clock, "Tempo 21" Tower 2 by George Nelson, 1984

About the Item

Rare postmodern cream, brown, and navy checkerboard table clock by Howard Miller Clock Company. From the 1984 "Tempo 21" collection. Very few signs of wear. Two different shades of cream on front and back looks to be intentional. Clock has not been tested. Includes decal manufacturer's label ‘Howard Miller by George Nelson’. Tower 2 (model 622-408) Lacquered wood, laminate, acrylic, plastic, enameled aluminum Literature: 'George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, Teacher' von Vegesack and Eisenbrand, pg. 303.
  • Creator:
    George Nelson (Designer),Howard Miller (Clockmaker)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 20 in (50.8 cm)Width: 9.25 in (23.5 cm)Depth: 2.5 in (6.35 cm)
  • Style:
    Post-Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
    Acrylic,Aluminum,Plastic,Wood,Enameled,Lacquered
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1984
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very few signs of wear and light scratches. Different shades of cream on front and back of clock appear to be intentional, not sun fading. Clock has not been tested.
  • Seller Location:
    Kansas City, MO
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU1057030921952
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