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Posted 5 months ago

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rlwindle
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I recently had a birthday last week and a friend who knows I love unusual clocks surprised me with this gem. This Hourglass Clock is a clock like no other. The clock was designed by David Dear, this modern clock displays the time as the top and bottom rotate independently of each other. The passing seconds are displayed by the spinning circle on the top surface of the clock. This clock is 6.5" high by 4.75" in diameter and is battery operated. I assume it is a quartz movement, but boy I would hate to figure out how to replace it. It took me a while to learn how to set it, but once I figured it out I warmed right up to it and it sets on my desk next to my computer monitor.

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 5 months ago
    beautiful:)! love it!!!!
  2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 5 months ago
    Just wonderful!
    Great timepiece and fabulous design.
    Rare?
  3. rlwindle rlwindle, 5 months ago
    No vetraio50 you can still buy them for about $50-55. I googled it to find out about it.
    Russ
  4. Roycroftbooksfromme1 Roycroftbooksfromme1, 5 months ago
    very cool.........happy B/D
  5. AmberRose AmberRose, 5 months ago
    What a great gift. Happy 21st birthday! :))
  6. tom61375 tom61375, 5 months ago
    Süper Cool!
  7. rlwindle rlwindle, 5 months ago
    Roycroftbooksfromme1 thanks for the B-day wishes.
    Alas AmberRose you need to multiply the 21 by 3, but thank for the birthday wishes.

    Thanks everyone for the loves.

    Russ
  8. SEAN68 SEAN68, 5 months ago
    rlwindle , you don't look a day over 21 ;) !!!!

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