Marking:  Britannia (English quality mark for sterling);  Lion's head erased (English quality mark for sterling);  d (London date letter for 1699–1700);  ANe (maker's mark for Anthony Nelme).
Location of marks: – On flat of tray
Private Collection (until 1966; Sotheby's, London, November 3, 1966, no. 77) ; [ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , in 1966; sold December 12, 1966, to Irwin Untermyer ] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (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