Inscription: Pricked on back at end of handle: I D / 1687 / E F
Engraved on back at end of handle: M * F
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant guardant (English quality mark for sterling);  l, London date letter for 1688-1689;  T.C. in monogram in shield; (see Jackson p. 138).
R. H. Soden-Smith ; George S. Palmer (until 1913; sold to MMA)
Artist: James Cox (British, ca. 1723–1800)Date: 1766Medium: Case: gold with diamonds and paste jewels set in silver, pearls; Dial: while enamel; Movement: partly gilded brass and steel, wheel balance and cock of silver set with paste jewelsAccession: 1982.60.137On view in:Gallery 540