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Watch case and chatelaine
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Watch case and chatelaine


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This gold watch hangs on a 5 inch chatelaine. It is likely German-made for the English market. The case is gold, engraved and set with plaques of green jasper. Inside is stamped "A.G." The backplate is engraved "Bond, London."
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. 3); Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Initials] Inside: A.G.; [Inscription] Engraved on backplate: Bond, London
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Period
ca. 1750
Medium
gold, green jasper
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.83
Measurements
L of chatelaine: 4 15/16 in. (12.5 cm); Diam of watch: 1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)
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