Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Watch

Maker:
Watchmaker: Firm of Sandoz, Ami, et Fils
Date:
1840–55
Culture:
Swiss, La Chaux-de-Fonds
Medium:
Case of gold and enamel; jeweled movement, with cylinder escapement
Dimensions:
Height: 1/16 in. (0.2 cm); Diameter: 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, in memory of Lady May Fletcher-Moulton, 1926
Accession Number:
26.267.44
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 554
Signature: Dome signed: Ami Sandoz & fils

Inscription: Inscribed under dancing girl on back cover: BOHEMIENNE

Marking: Struck: [1] D M in horizontal triangle with dots at each corner; [2] 18 K with a horizontal line above and below
Anonymous Former owner
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