Price: 30.00 euro
Beautiful little lightblue Mao Zedong clock from China. The arm of Mao waves every second. In good condition and in working order.
Price 80.00 euro
Width: 23cm./9.05inch Height: 17cm./6.6inch.
A Mao propaganda clock with wooden cabinet. On the left is a picture of Lin Biao. And on the right there is a picture of Mao Zedong. On the clock itself we see a flag with an image of Mao and girls holding flowers, One of the girl has got a waving arm wich moves every second. The clock is from the 60”’s and in good working order.
Mao Zedong (1893-1976) was leader of communist China for decades. He made major transformations in China, most known are the Cultural Revolution (removal of capitalist elements) and The Great Leap Forward (the industrialization of China).
Shown are Mao Zedong and Lin Biao who is holding the red book. Lin Biao collected quotations of Mao and published them wich would become known as The Red Book. Lin Biao was a chinese general and politician who commanded the troops in the Korea war. Later he got into a power struggle with Mao and he died in a planecrash.
Great vintage crazy propaganda clock. This clock is from the 60’s en in very good shape as can been seen on the photos. The clock runs with no problems. On the clock itself we see people cheering at Mao who is above them like a god. Next to Mao there is a red flag with most likeley a quotation of Mao.
The woman on the down right side is holding the red book. Her arm waves every second with the book in her hand.
This is just a crazy propaganda piece wich will look good in any household. If you got something this extraordinairy in your house it certainly will be noticed.
Size: 15×9.5 cm / 5.9×3.7 inch
There are many different Mao Zedong clocks. This one has also been seen in a smaller version.
Adverstisement text on Propagandaworld:
“Chairman Mao Zedong Clock from the 1950’s. Bought by 1st owner now in our possession.
A great piece of old vintage. On the clock itself we see people cheering at Mao who is above them like a god. Next to Mao there is a red flag with probably a quotation of Mao.
The woman on the down right side is holding the red book. Her arm waves every second with the book.
Crazy, cool propaganda object. Looks cool in almost any household or bedroom. Definitely a conversation piece. This clock will be noticed!”