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An Overview Of Mother-Of-Pearl Case Clock

Mother-Of-Pearl Case Clock

In the mid-iSoos, manufacturers began decorating clock cases with mother-of-pearl (pieces of the iridescent inner layer of certain mollusk shells) to create an Oriental look. The colorful pearly fragments were embedded in a layer of papier mache, a mixture of mashed paper and glue. Seth Thomas Plymouth Hollow cottage clock w/mother-of-pearl decorated case, eight-daytime & […]

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