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Brooch Watch
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Brooch Watch


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The gold case of this brooch is rectangluar with cut (champhered) corners and is bordered with small pearls. Inset in the blue steel face are the watch dail and a balance set with brilliants.
Exhibitions
  • Jewelry - Ancient to Modern. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979-1980.
  • Objects of Adornment: Five Thousand Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, New York; Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio; Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa; Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu; New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis; Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo; The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota. 1984-1987.
  • Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery and the Zucker Family Collection. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1987.
Provenance Anatole Demidoff, Prince of San Donato (1812-1870) [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, Tiffany & Co., New York, 1893, lot 46; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1893, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] On reverse: Tourney les E...illes/Rémontés/à gauche; [Initials] R.A.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1893

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Creator
Period
ca. 1825
Medium
gold, pearl, enamel
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.53
Measurements
1 in. (2.6 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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