Green shagreen watch case
Object Place: Europe, France
23.49 cm (9 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, glass, velvet, satin
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White velvet and satin-lined, shaped to fit watch and chatelaine. Set in cover, blue enamel medallion with script CR crowned in gold, under oval glass held by narrow molded gold frame. Fastened by two hinges and three gold hooks. See 97.202 a,b.
By 1897, Miss Sara G. Timmins [See note 1]; 1897, bequest of Miss Sara G. Timmins to the MFA.
 Said to have been a wedding present to Queen Charlotte, wife of George III, married in 1761.
Bequest of Miss Sara G. Timmins