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United Embossed Zodiac Sunburst Clock, circa 1950

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Wonderful starburst clock by United. Featuring twelve wood spindles, faux leather surface finish with embossed symbols of the zodiac, wire frame with white and brass face and Roman numerals. Would pair wonderfully in a chinoiserie styled room, a Mid-Century Modern room, a 1960s-1970s room also consider for a cool man-cave. The archetypal design makes this clock appropriate for a number of locations, from Classic and contemporary homes to elegant executive offices to hip startups. It would also be great in a hospitality, retail or corporate location, such as a boutique hotel lobby, cocktail bar, members club, workspace studio, executive office or in a luxe clothing emporium. Measurements: 2.5” height x 24" diameter Very good vintage condition. Minor signs of use commensurate with age are evident. Please note old clock movements are quite different than contemporary quartz movements, therefore we do not test or guarantee accuracy or the clock's ability to be used for purposes of accurate time telling. Therefore this listing is for decorative purposes only. If you wish to use this clock for purposes of accurate time telling, we suggest replacing the movement to a new quartz movement. We can assist with this, contact us for more details.


  • Creator
  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.5 in. (6.35 cm)Diameter: 24 in. (60.96 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Brass,Faux Leather,Wood,Embossed
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1950
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very good vintage condition. Minor signs of use commensurate with age are evident.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU133028007933

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  • Shipping
    $175 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

Automaton is the premier source for early-production originals of hard-to-find 20th-century designs and functional art, serving a range of clients, from celebrities and interior designers to aficionados with modest budgets. Its 20,000-square-foot Los Angeles space is packed with rare examples of designs from a large repertoire of such ...

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