Watch in the form of a Lesser George

Maker: Movement by Nicholas Vallin (recorded ca. 1590, died 1603)
Date: ca. 1600
Culture: British, London
Medium: Case: gold, partly enameled, and rock crystal; movement: brass and steel, partly blued
Dimensions: H. 1-1/8 x W. 7/8 in. (2.9 x 2.2 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.1475

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