Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Watch

Maker:
Watchmaker: Julien Le Roy (French, Tours 1686–1759 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Gold, enamel, copper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Lucy W. Drexel, 1889
Accession Number:
89.2.70
Not on view
Signature: Signed on works: Leroy à Paris
Lucy W. Drexel (until 1889; to MMA)
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