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1925

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Desk Clock, 8 Day, 1925

This is a Desk 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 Private Collection 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 carved rock crystal, glass, enamel, rose-cut and other diamonds, gold, platinum.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Desk Clock, ca. 1925
  • rock crystal, chinese lacquer, rose-cut diamonds and rubies, cabochon rubies,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.97

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9.1 × 9.1 × 3.2 cm (3 9/16 × 3 9/16 × 1 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Movement stamped "M"

It is signed

Cartier

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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