Russian Enamel

Table clock

    Table clock

    Russia, St. Petersburg


    Fabergé firm, Henrik Wigström workshop

    Silver, ivory, glass; enamel over guilloche, presswork, chasing, gold-plating

    10.2 х 10.2 cm

    Marks: "К.ФАБЕРЖЕ"; "H.W."; tee of St. Petersburg District Assay department 1908-1917; silver alloy "91"



    Table clock in silver frame in the Neoclassical style, with ornately shaped kickstand on the rear side, covered with ivory plate. Round, enamelled dial with black marks (minutes’ scale, divided into 60 graduations; hours’ scale divided into 12 graduations with Arabic numerals) and gold-plated openwork hands. The dial is inserted into a square frame covered with transparent pink enamel on guilloche background. The gilded strip of the forge-rolled hollen pattern rims the external and inner edges of the frame.