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Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1925

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

2017

Clock, Mystery Clock, ca. 1930

This is a clock. It was designed by Pierre Gravoin and featuring artwork by Vladimir Makovsky and manufactured by Black, Starr and Frost Co., New York.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It has been able to spend time at the museum on loan from Anonymous.

It is dated ca. 1930. Its medium is rock crystal, diamonds, mother-of-pearl, lapis lazuli, gold, turquoise, onyx, platinum.

It is credited Siegelson, New York.

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

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 14.9 × 10.8 × 5.1 cm (5 7/8 in. × 4 1/4 in. × 2 in.)

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