Electric mantel clock, bakelite case, 'Modern Electric', made by Rosenblatt Bros, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1933.

David Rosenblatt migrated from Poland in 1929, bringing his plant of automatic lathes and precision gear-cutting tools, and establishing a precision engineering business in Melbourne. His son, Binem Pesach Rosenblatt, was responsible for the design and construction of the clock.

Physical Description

Electric movement in a round bakelite case supported by square stands on each side. Dial has a figure of a man above 6, black hands, and black arabic numerals. Brass sweep second hand with crescent. Electric synchronous movement. Includes electric cord and plug.

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