Marking:  G enclosing A, pellet below, (maker's mark for Francis Garthorne);  Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);  Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);  Gothic K (London date letter for 1705–6).
Location of marks: – On body near lip, to right of handle; ,  on rim of cover
Richard F. Dennis (until 1966; sale, Christie's, July 13, 1966, no. 176) ; [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until August 5, 1966; sold to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer (1966–68; 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