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    Sale 2613

    Jewels: The Hong Kong Sale

    28 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 2178

    AN ART NOUVEAU FROSTED GLASS 'NAIADES' DESK CLOCK, BY RENÉ LALIQUE

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    AN ART NOUVEAU FROSTED GLASS 'NAIADES' DESK CLOCK, BY RENÉ LALIQUE

    The circular cream dial with black Arabic numerals and blued-steel hands within a Chinese meander pattern brass surround, to the square frosted glass frame sculpted with six swimming mermaids, mechanical movement, circa 1926, 11.3 x 11.3 cm, in fitted black Lalique case

    Signed R. Lalique, France


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