See more objects with the tag coral, pendant , watch, carved emerald.

Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1920

  • Work on this object began.

1930

  • Work on this object ended.

2017

2021

  • You found it!

Pendant Watch, Tree of Life, ca. 1925

This is a Pendant Watch.

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 ca. 1925. Its medium is red and black enamel, gold, carved emeralds, sapphires, rose-cut, round, baguette, and other diamonds, platinum, emeralds, onyx, blued steel, silk (cord).

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Pendant Watch, Acorn, ca. 1925
  • carved jade, onyx, black and white enamel, gold, round and other diamonds,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.111
  • Pendant Watch, Acorn, ca. 1925
  • enameled gold, single- and rose-cut and other diamonds, blued steel, gold,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.113

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Compact, Panther, ca. 1928
  • black enamel, black onyx, carved emerald, baguette and other diamonds,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.67

It has the following markings

Nos 15489-23965

It is signed

European Watch and Clock co Inc engraved in script on inside of case and on back of movement , latter with & ADJ. Swiss

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.

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/420577293/ |title=Pendant Watch, Tree of Life, ca. 1925 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=18 April 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>