photography by K. Link
Jaeger LeCoultre Atmos Clock Lives on Air. The Clock self-winds and keeps time on temperature change, perpetually spinning the pendulum. First invented in 1928 by Swiss Jean-Leon Reutter and Jaeger LeCoultre. For the past 50 years it has been the official gift for diplomats by the Swiss Confederation. Notable Atmos Clock Owners include: John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Charles De Gaulle, Sir Winston Churchill, Pope Jean-Paul 2, Richard Nixon, Charlie Chaplin, James McDivitt and Edgar White, King Hussein of Jordan, Princess Irene of the Netherlands, Ronald Reagan, And many others.
Atmos Box Set includes:
- 1955 Atmos Clock 526-5 with Deep Blue Metal-Flake Lapis Lazuli Dial
- Original LeCoultre Atmos Green Box with Strap
- Copy of Atmos Set – Up Instructions
- Copy of Atmos Repair Service Certificate
- Finished Black Marble Atmos Clock Base with Personalized dedication Plate
- Microfiber Lens Cloth
Sold 12/01/2014 $2200 USD
The LeCoultre Atmos 526-5 with deep blue Metal-Flake Lapis Lazuli Dial. This limited production Dial provides a nice contrast that allows the hands and markers to stand out. This is an older 526-5 as it has the blue steel screws to provide contrast with the dial and brass. The bridge and movement are held together with blued steel screws, the hardest chemical state of steel.
The case has an excellent shine and has been gently cleaned and wiped to preserve lacquer finish. Complete originality has been maintained on this Atmos Clock. It has been cleaned, mainspring oiled, and the bellows have been inspected for proper function. This Jaeger-LeCoultre Atmos Perpetual Motion Clock will continue to keep precise time for many decades.
This is a stunning piece for any collector or Atmos enthusiast. The high quality Swiss manufacture is unparalleled. These clocks power on 1-2 degree temperature change and require no winding. This will elegantly provide extremely accurate time on any mantle, desk, shelf.
The Black Marble Atmos Clock base turns this amazing invention into a Home’s centerpiece. This creates an artifact and museum display. This antique will provide timekeeping and Very elegant and high-class home décor. When ordering you will the option of a personalized dedication plate for the base, or the clocks model, Serial#, and date of manufacture.
We have experienced repair and shipping of these amazing clocks. The package will be double boxed and wrapped with bubble wrap. We will ship world-wide within 1-5 Business days, with tracking number. We prefer to insure the package, but we are flexible with buyers preferred shipping considerations.
We offer 1-year guarantee and low cost servicing for the life of the clock. However, Atmos Clocks require almost no maintenance when properly used. Clock comes with set-up instructions and our guarantee information, we include our telephone to call for any support.
Please contact Michael at 612.244.4557