Mid Century French White Bakelite Alarm clock by Jaz


Mid Century “Jaz” Alarm Clock from France, in White Bakelite with Gilt trim. The Model is “Baric” and all in excellent working condition with no damage. The face has Deco influenced Arabic numerals with Illuminous spots at every 5 minutes, plus stripes along centre of Hour and Minute hands, and black batons every second. Below the Noon position is the Alarm Dial, again with black Arabic numerals for each Hour with minutes divided also. Below the centre is “JAZ” with the bird insignia Trademark, and below the 6 is “MADE IN FRANCE”, and the opposite side, “JAZ-SA-PARIS”. The rear has all the controls for setting Alarm, “Stop” alarm lever, Setting Time, winding Time and Alarm plus Speed adjustment lever; Imprinted, all items are named, plus “MADE IN FRANCE” towards the bottom, below the speed adjustment. All Bakelite is immaculate, all gilt perfect, and the dial is as new condition. France. Circa 1930’s.