Bedhead alarm clock JAZ, in metal, made in France in 1957


Mechanical alarm clock JAZ made in France in 1957. Design minimalist, strong and rustic. Found in Algeria in the center of Sahara on a drilling-site and exchanged for my electric alarm clock. In perfect mechanical condition.


This mechanical alarm clock must be raised every day. It appeared on the French market in 1957. It was found in 2008 in Algeria in the center of Sahara on a drilling-site. For it I exchanged my electric alarm clock. Design is minimalist, a cylinder on a support. Needles and numbers are very big. He rings very noicy. Size in cm: H14 x L12 x E 7 cms. Size in inches: H 6 x L4,5 x T3 inches. It functiuns perfectly. Of ivory color, its hub caps were gilded or brown. These colors disappeared, used by the time. In excellent mechanical condition, no crack or break, this alarm clock have a great past story. Appreciated by European collectors, this model of JAZ alarm clock became rare and difficult to find. Beautiful object of decoration which brings a retro and rustic French touch in a kitchen, a bedroom or an office whatever is the style.
Nb: European collectors look mainly for vintage alarm clocks of mark SMI, Bayard, JAZ, JAPY and Blangy.