Watch

about 1810


Object Place: Europe, London, England

Accession Number

39.228

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

On View

Sandra Sheppard Rodgers Gallery (Gallery 138B)

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Timepieces

Open face watch with outer case. Gold case with red & white enamel, medallion of girl & dog on back. Elaborate cock & engraved designs in back with maker’s name, etc. London marks & rims of gold-studded tortoiseshell. In red leather case.

Provenance

By 1932, Miss Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of M. and M. Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts