George Nelson Modern Orange Wood Ball Clock from Vitra Wall Clocks.
Nelson Orange Ball Clock 1946 - 13"DIA Vitra Original. Vitra Orange Ball Clock 1946/47 by George Nelson. Wall Ball Clock with Orange Balls, design George Nelson. The George Nelson Orange Ball Clock is a beautiful modern wall clock!
The Nelson Ball Clock is without question one of the most popular wall clocks ever made.
George Nelson designed the Ball Clock in the late 1940s at the start of the economic boom.
The beautiful Nelson Orange Ball Clock has become a classic icon of modern design.
The Ball Clock is one of the most unique and modern wall clocks from Vitra Design Museum collection.
This George Nelson Orange Ball Clock is an authentic Vitra re-edition, fully authorized by the George Nelson estate.
The Nelson Ball Clock is easy to attach to your wall and works with one AA battery.
History of the George Nelson clocks:
Around 1950 the United States was characterized by a firm belief in progress accompanied by a lasting economic boom. Anything seemed possible and everybody wanted to be modern. With a view to bringing modern design right into the American home, George Nelson designed a range of products offering a new an unconventional interpretation of such everyday items as lamps, wall clocks and other domestic accessories. George Nelson's wall clocks typify the spirit of the early 1950's and at the dawn of a new century, are still a refreshing alternative to more traditional (read boring) timepieces.
Size: 13" DIA
Battery 1 x AA battery (included)
Material: wood, metal.