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Watch with an enamel panel of a youth and a woman before an alter
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Watch with an enamel panel of a youth and a woman before an alter


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The circular case of this watch is engraved gold inlaid with colored gold, stones and an enamel medallion. Inside is stamped "C and T Paris." The movement is French. The dial is inscribed "L'Epante a Paris," refering to Jean Andre Lepante (1709-1789). The watch is Swiss, made for the French market.
Provenance Anatole Demidoff, Prince of San Donato (1812-1870); Tiffany and Company, New York, prior to 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown] (on 1893 list, no. 12); Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] Stamped inside: C and T Paris; [Signature] On dial: L'Epante a Paris
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Period
2nd half 18th century
Medium
gold, enamel, stones
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.106
Measurements
Diam: 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
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