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Watch with a scene of Rinaldo in the enchanted garden of Armide
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Watch with a scene of Rinaldo in the enchanted garden of Armide


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The fine circular gold case of this watch is chiseled and enameled. The case is stamped "P.R." above "C" under an open coronet. The subject is a play after a poem by Torquato Tasso.
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. 64); Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Stamp] On case: P.R. and C under an open coronet
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Period
ca. 1760
Medium
gold, enamel
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.131
Measurements
Diam: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
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Not On View

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