Possibly by George Giles (active 1762– after 1773)
Height: 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)
Bequest of Alphonso T. Clearwater, 1933
Not on view
Inscription: On front, engraved script initial with floral motifs: H;
On base, in script: M / F B
Marking:  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  r (London date letter for 1792–93);  King's head (duty paid mark);  G A B;  G G (possibly maker's mark for George Giles).
Location of marks: – on body at right of handle, below lip; , , ,and  inside cover.
Note on marks: The mark A B which appears in mark  may have been stamped over the G G, possibly at a later date. (C. Louise Avery, June 19, 1934)
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