Inscription: Engraved: Arms of Marow impaling Clespesby Engraved on handle: Crest of Marow
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant guardant (English quality mark for sterling);  London date letter for 1670–71;  WC over scallop shell, between 2 pellets; (maker's mark, unrecorded);  B over W, a pellet below and leafy branch (?) between, in shaped shield.
Location of marks: – in flat of tray (.55);  on back of handle (.55);  on snuffers (.56) inside trimmer-box; on blade of trimmer, on top side of each handle near finger-grips; on point of right handle beyond trimmer.
Private Collection (until 1929; sale, Christie's, London, April 24, 1929, no. 128) ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1968; 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