Hermes Compendium Desk Clock 1960s Enamel 4 Function Clock Date Temperature Barometer. Hermès Desk Compendium Hermès, Paris, No.
1253, the movement by Luxor, Swiss. Fine and rare, gilt-brass and lacquered, 8-day going, desk clock with alarm, date, thermometer and barometer. The case is rectangular, gilt-brass, the top, side panels are enameled burl walnut, square feet, hinged back door with the Hermès logo. The case is brushed gilt with applied gilt conical indexes and baton quarter-hour indexes, thermometer to the left and barometer to the right, aperture for the date at 6 and Gilt dauphine hands.Rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration, 15 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, selfcompensating flat balance spring, index regulator. Dial signed Hermès, Paris, movement signed Luxor. This piece measures as pictured.
Condition is very good to excellent with expected flea bite nicks to the enamel and minor rubs to the finish - all pictured. The clock and date works perfectly as do the thermometer, and barometer. The alarm clock winding spring needs to be reset but is an easy fix if you have to have the alarm work. The item "Hermes Compendium Clock 1960s Enamel 4 Function Time Date Temperature Barometer" is in sale since Sunday, February 28, 2021.
This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Home Décor\Clocks\Alarm Clocks & Clock Radios". The seller is "ebaradiance" and is located in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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