The Hawkeye Timer iHorn is made from a Hawkeye Clock Company timer which contains patent dates of 1921 and 1927. Therefore, this piece is almost 100 years old. Little is known about the company which made it other than it was located in Iowa. The original kitchen timer was invented in 1926. The Hawkeye Timer iHorn probably perfected hundreds of well baked cakes and other meals for an American family. Remember that family time around the dinner table is time to connect, eat and share in each other’s lives.