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Cartier Art Deco Desk Clock

Item Details

This exquisite Cartier desk clock, circa 1925, is a remarkable example of Art Deco luxury and craftsmanship. Encased in a beautiful nephrite jade frame, the clock is accentuated by round Ruby cabochon stones at each corner, adding a striking touch of color and elegance. The clock face features delicate rose cut diamonds set in the hands, demonstrating Cartier’s attention to detail and commitment to using the finest materials.

Cartier, renowned for their luxurious and intricate timepieces, created this desk clock during the height of the Art Deco period. The combination of nephrite jade, rubies, and diamonds epitomizes the opulence and sophistication of the era. This clock not only serves as a functional timepiece but also as a piece of art, reflecting the aesthetic sensibilities and technical prowess of Cartier.

Special notes:
This clock comes with it’s original Cartier presentation box, enhancing it’s value and appeal to collectors. The unique design and exceptional craftsmanship make it a must-have for connoisseurs of fine horology and Art Deco enthusiasts.

Brand: Cartier
Style: Antique
Type: Desk Clock
Case Material: Brass
Movement: European Watch & Clock Company ;15 Jewels
Estimated Production Year: Circa 1920s – 1930s
Markings to Inside: 3291 1825
   
Primary Stone(s) Location: Hands
Primary Stone(s) Type: Diamond
Primary Stone(s) Shape: Rose Cut
Primary Stone(s) Dimensions: 1.00 – 1.70 mm
Total Primary Stone(s) Carat Weight: 0.15 ctw
Primary Stone(s) Color Grade: H – I
Primary Stone(s) Clarity Grade: SI1 – SI2
   
Secondary Stone(s) Location: Bezel
Secondary Stone(s) Type: Ruby
Secondary Stone(s) Shape: Round Faceted
Secondary Stone(s) Dimensions: 4.00 mm
Secondary Stone(s) Gemologist Note: Cabochon
Horologist Note: Display box measures 102mm x 102mm x 38mm. Desk Clock measures 74mm x 76mm x 18mm
  • This item has been evaluated and verified by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.
  • All diamond and gemstone grading is done under GIA standards as the mounting permits, where gemstones are present; where mountings impede accurate measurements, (estimated) dimensions are provided. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate. Weights are inclusive of all materials. Treatments for jadeite and other gemstones are assumed unless otherwise noted.
  • Jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.
  • While we represent items accurately on our site to the best of our ability, the color calibration of computer monitors can vary, causing colors to appear slightly different from one monitor to another. Due to this, please note that precise color representation of metal and gemstones is not always possible.
  • Timekeeping accuracy not guaranteed.
  • This item has been evaluated by a Watch Specialist using industry standard testing to ensure metal content and accuracy. All weights and measurements are estimated and approximate​.
  • EBTH assumes all watches unisex and does not specify the gender of a piece. For size reference, please see the case measurements of the piece listed under dimensions.
  • Pre-owned jewelry may contain minor markings/imperfections throughout.
  • While we represent items accurately on our site to the best of our ability, the color calibration of computer monitors can vary, causing colors to appear slightly different from one monitor to another. Due to this, please note that precise color representation of metal and gemstones is not always possible.

Condition

- running at time of evaluation without detailed testing; future state not guaranteed.
- glass is scuffed and scratched.
- clock display case is worn and fabric interior is deteriorating.
- brass case components have a patina.

Item #

ITMGM22644

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