ATO Art Deco Egyptian Revival Clock and Obelisks


Ca. 1925

Art Deco Egyptian Revival clock and obelisk set by the electric clock manufacturer ATO of Besançon, France. Emerald marble over black onyx body with square chromed bezel and highly stylized face. Stunning combination of Egyptian inspired hieroglyphics, craft motifs and machine age details indicative of the period. Battery Operated.

Founded in 1920 by Léon Hatot, ATO was the first known clock manufacturer to experiment with different operating methods and unusual materials. Collaborating with the likes of Marius Lavet and René Lalique, Hatot's clock creations were the most imaginative, fashionable and advanced of the era.

Clock: 17.25"H x 15"W x 7.5"D

Obelisks: 20.5"H x 7.5"W x 4.5"D

SKU: OB0001

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