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1925

  • Work on this object began.

2017

2022

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Clock, Screen

This is a clock.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Marzo as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

It is dated 1925. Its medium is mother-of-pearl, diamonds, black enamel, coral, onyx, gold.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Clock
  • H x W x D: 26.5 x 25.5 x 9 cm (10 7/16 x 10 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.).
  • 1979-56-2-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 13 × 9.2 × 6.8 cm (5 1/8 × 3 5/8 × 2 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

French assay marks

It is signed

Engraved on the front, "Fait par Carti"

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

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