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Watch in Pair Case
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Watch in Pair Case


Description Conservation Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The case is embossed with a scene of Alexander the Great with his wife Roxane, daughter of Oxyartes, the Bactrian.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
7/22/2004Treatmentcleaned
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. 82); Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Transcription] Backplate engraved: Wm. Grantham, London 12019; [Stamp] On case: P (for 1770); [Initials] I. W.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, after 1893

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Period
ca. 1770
Accession Number
58.197
Measurements
Diam: 1 7/8 in. (4.7 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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