Thursday, August 20, 2015

O tinman ! Tell me the date !

Desk calendar / aluminium robot on plexi base, maker
 unknown, Mexico, 1960 ? 

It is always nice to know what day it is, and month... even if this means some manual fingerwork !

Nowedays our computerscreen has it all. This little fellow dates of times before computers, times of inkwells and fountain pens and...

I think Maria had one of those at her desk in Fritz Lang's METROPOLIS...

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