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Watch with a painted enamel scene of putti and a child in a landscape
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Watch with a painted enamel scene of putti and a child in a landscape


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Description This watch has a gold circular case set with a plaque of painted enamel. The beautiful skeletonized movement of the watch would have been a selling point in its day. The dial is not original; it dates from the 19th century. The case shows putti and a child with geographical instruments.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Creator
Period
19th century
Medium
gold, enamel, stones
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.126
Measurements
Diam: 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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