|In the OMG category we find this masterpiece by |
Newtown, Connecticut, artist, Michael Johnston.
|The persistence of time?|
|Clocks from recycled art materials (photos), and virgin |
art materials (tightly rolled strips of colored paper)
|Skeleton clock c. 1860 to c. 1880, London,|
John Lancelot Smith & the Clerkenwell Steam Clock Works
|London's Big Ben actually refers not to the clock, nor even the |
tower housing it, but to the gigantic bell inside which tolls the
time. The tower is officially known as the "Elizabeth Tower."
Strangely, the clock itself doesn't seem to have a name.
|The largest clock in the world.|
Copyright, Jim LaneThe Orsay clock window with Paris in the background.
|A symbol of the Geneva watch industry, the famous flower |
clock, located at the edge of the Jardin Anglais (English Garden)
since 1955, is a masterpiece of technology and floral art.