Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant (English quality mark for sterling);  C in pointed shield (London date letter for 1620–21);  RP (in shaped shield) between two pellets, an escallop above.
Location of marks: -: on drum, in well of second salt well, on dome of cover.
Sir G.W. Dasent (until June 2, 1875) ; Private Collection (until 1882; sale, Christie's, May 11, 1882, no. 210) ; [ Thomas Lumley, Ltd. ; to Irwin Untermyer in 1957 ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1957–68; 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