Pocket watch and match case
Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
3.5 x 4.3 cm (1 3/8 x 1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, enamel, mine-cut diamond, platinum chain
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Gold watch with blue enamel guilloché ground on back and around face. Band of white enamel on front and back. Diamond and chips in center of back. Silver and pearl chain, chamois case. Gold match case with two-toned with two-toned striped decoration and applied monogram HMP.
CARTIER / PARIS on watch face. Match safe: "3020" (scratched on inner lip); ovoid mark, probably French. Chain has diamond-shaped mark, also French.
Bequest of Rowland Burdon-Muller