French bedhead alarm clock SMI, in bakelite, of ART DECO style, made in France from 1930 to 1950.

$40.00

French bedhead alarm clock SMI, in bakelite, of ART DECO style, manufactured from 1930 to 1950. this beautiful object of collection or decoration is very rare to find. In perfect esthetic condition, this small clock does not work and needs a mechanical repair. Sold as is.

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Description

This mechanical clock, which must be raised every day, appeared on the French market by 1930 and was made in Marseille by the Society Meridional of Industrie until 1950. The color depended on fashions and matched with the colors of bakelites used for tubes radios said « bedhead radios ». Bought in France in an Antiques shop of Abbeville (Somme). Size in cm: L:12 x H:11.5 x E:6 cm. Size in inches; L: 5 x H: 4.5 x T: 2,5. This small clock does not work and needs a repair. Of brown color, its embellishers are of aluminium color. In excellent condition in the esthetic aspect, it does not have neither tear nor breakage. Appreciated of European collectors, this small clock is very rare. Beautiful object of collection and decoration which brings a retro French touch in a bedroom, a lounge or an office. Sold as is. NB : vintage clocks collectors look mainly for SMI, Bayard, JAZ and Blangy clocks