By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — The iconic clocks outside the store formerly known as Marshall Field’s are getting a face lift.

Workers have completed work on the clock on the corner of Washington and State. Painters put finishing touches on the black Roman numerals on Tuesday.

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The clock face had become badly faded over the years.

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Similar work begins on Wednesday on the clock on the corner of Randolph and State, according to a news release from the building current owner, Macy’s.

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The clock was famously portrayed by Norman Rockwell’s “Saturday Evening Post” cover, called “The Correct Time” in November, 1945.

(Credit: Saturday Evening Post)

(Credit: Saturday Evening Post)