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Watch in a double case decorated with a relief of Orpheus playing a violin with animals
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Watch in a double case decorated with a relief of Orpheus playing a violin with animals


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Gold case, pierced; loose outer case with oranamentation and relief on back of Orpheus playing a violin with animals Engraved gold dail. Hands set with brilliants.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Name, location, number] Engraved on backplate: Joh. Buschman, London, 159
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Period
ca. 1730
Medium
gold, brilliants
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.66
Measurements
Diam: 2 3/16 in. (5.6 cm)
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Not On View

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