Wall Clock Collections
Gugar Yemin (Oath) - Classical Wooden Clock
Solid Oak Base , Walnut-Oak clock face, Handmade
Height: 44 cm, Width: 30 cm
-A design true to the traditional Ottoman artforms.
-The numbers in the clock face are Arabic written in Ottoman calligraphy like on our other wooden wall clock models.
-These calligraphies belong to an Ottoman sultan.
-A small round ceramic plate is places in the pediment of the wooden base.
-The calligraphy on the ceramics writes “W’al-‘asr” and belongs to a modern artist.
-“W’al-‘asr” is a phrase from the Qur’an and means: “By the time!” (as an oath)
-The motifs at the edges are made by a Turkish illuminator.
-A noiseless clock mechanism is used.
-The base and the inner part of the clock face are of solid oak, the outer circle is made of solid