Hardstone, Coral, Ruby and Lacquer Desk Clock

Clock
Date of appearance: 1930 — 1939
Trademark: Lacloche Frères


Hardstone, Coral, Ruby and Lacquer Desk Clock, Lacloche Frères The coral-hued dial with Arabic numeral indexes and stylized arrow hands, within a silver-gilt case applied with black and red lacquer, the frame and base composed of agate, coral and onyx carved and applied in geometric motifs, further decorated with cabochon rubies, onyx and agate sugarloaf cabochons and coral beads and rings, measuring approximately 5 by 6 by 2¼ inches, the mounts composed of 18 karat gold, manual movement, the gold mounts signed Lacloche Frères, with French assay and partial workshop marks, the case signed Lacloche Frères, numbered 892, with scratch numbered 7.5.5.D.V., with French assay and workshop marks; circa 1930. With signed and fitted box.

Hardstone, Coral, Ruby and Lacquer Desk Clock
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