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Interested in a different starburst clock size, design or price range? Drop me a note - I have dozens of vintage starburst clocks waiting to be refurbished in a huge variety of designs and sizes. Let's find one just for you!

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Bold and brassy!

A minimalist yet powerfully designed vintage starburst / sunburst clock from the 1960s -- the quintessential statement piece from the mid-century modern era that's perfect for 21st century decor.

This one, bearing the "Forrestville" label on the dial,has 4 long and 8 shorter brass-tone rays encircling a brass-tone dial with a broad white chapter ring. The hour markers 12, 3, 6, and 9 are in Arabic numerals; the others are simply indicated by golden dots. Sharp looking black hour and minute hands complete the look.

The clock measures an attractive 27.5 inches in overall diameter, and has been mechanically refurbished for a renewed life; its exhausted movement has been replaced with a brand-new, silent, battery-operated quartz movement that runs on one "AA" battery. The battery is easy to insert from the reverse, and requires changing once every 10 months or so. A new battery is included so you won't have to run out and buy one to get your clock going!

In vintage condition, showing scritches and rubs on the metal parts. The price is set to reflect condition. Please look at all the photos which are an important resource for this listing. The clock's condition is consistent with objects that have been reasonably cared for during the fifty or so years they've been on this planet, but it may not suit someone looking for a vintage starburst clock that has avoided most of the marks of passing time. If you are seeking a "more perfect" mid-century wall clock, please check back for others from my collection that don't have quite as many marks of time -- I offer them frequently, though admittedly they are more costly. The photographs in this listing accurately represent how this clock appears under studio lighting conditions (which are *much* brighter than most rooms at home) --the photos were taken using two 250 watt lamps (that's bright!) from distances of 24 to 60 inches - much closer than you will likely ever be to this clock once it's installed on the wall in your home or office.

When your clock arrives, it will be in its very-own custom-designed packaging in a large brown carton. Open carefully, unpack your beauty, and then, just pop in the new battery (easily done!)

Then, set the time to the 1960s, hang it on your wall, and sit back to admire your own exceptionally good taste. :)


Back to my shop:
http://www.etsy.com/shop/ClubModerne


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Interested in a different starburst clock size, design or price range? Drop me a note - I have dozens of vintage starburst clocks waiting to be refurbished in a huge variety of designs and sizes. Let's find one just for you!

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Shipping info:

This clock ships within a custom packaging designed particularly to fit it and keep it safe during its travels. My clocks are extremely well packaged, and ship best method with insurance and signature required. Shipping fees include custom fitted packaging, shipping, signature confirmation (required) and insurance.

I *DO* ship internationally! Please convo me for shipping fees custom-researched for your destination. :)

Midcentury Modern Clock Starburst Clock, Atomic Wall Clock, Brass-tone Rays,Sunburst Design Modern Wall Clock, Battery Operated


Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Materials: metal, quartz movement, battery
  • Only ships within United States.
  • Feedback: 168 reviews
  • Favorited by: 40 people