Russian Enamel

Table clock

    Table clock

    Early 20th century

    Fabergé firm, Henrik Wigström workshop

    Gold, silver, ivory; enamel over guilloché, presswork

    8.5 x 5.5 cm

    Marks: “ФАБЕРЖЕ”; “H.W.”; “56’, “88”, No“7919“


    Table clock in golden frame, with ornately shaped silver kickstand covered with ivory plate, on the rear side. Round, enamel dial with black hours’ scale designations (minutes’ scale, divided by 60 units; hours’ scale, divided by 12 units with Arabic numerals) and gilded openwork hands. The dial is fixed in rectangular frame covered with oyster enamel over guilloché background. The dial and the frame rim are ornated with pearl-shaped beads’ ribbon.