William Priest (active 1749–73, died between 1802–11)
James Priest (active 1764–83)
Height: 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm)
Gift of Miss Harriett Hunter Sedgwick and Miss Rachel Sedgwick, 1922
Not on view
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  O (date letter for 1769–70);  W P, J P below (maker's mark for William and James Priest, entered 1768–69).
Location: on lip
Indistinct mark on other side of lip.
 Lion in shield;  swan in oval
Location: on bezel
Miss Harriett Hunter Sedgwick ; and Miss Rachel Sedgwick (until 1922; 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