4H55  The Statesman

The CASE of this distinctive model is white plastic with gold color movement cover, supported by a back foot rest. 3 1/2" cream-white DIAL with etched-in white Roman numerals on a gold color NUMERAL BAND. HANDS—metal, gold color. The MOVEMENT contains the standard, self-starting synchronous Telechron motor, with all the patented features that insure quiet, long life.  Telechron Clocks are approved by the Underwriters' Laboratories under the re-examination service. CORD-6 ft. attached. HEIGHT 5 1/4", WIDTH 5 1/4", DEPTH 2 3/4"

back to Post-War Magicto the 4H99 Knickerbocker

Waste not, want not.  The "F" on this 4F55 movement cover was overstruck to make it "4H55".

The durable, forgiving lucite case of 4H55 makes it a very common model today and they keep winding up on my workbench.