Karim Rashid (Canadian, born Egypt, 1960). <em>Tower Clock</em>, 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)

Tower Clock

Artist:Karim RashidNambé Studio

Medium: Polished metal alloy

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Dimensions: 6 1/2 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. (16.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 1999.27.3

Image: 1999.27.3_bw.jpg,

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.

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