Jewel cabinet with watch

Purveyor: Purveyor: James Cox (British, ca. 1723–1800)
Artist: After a design by Antoine Watteau (French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Artist: After a design by François Boucher (French, Paris 1703–1770 Paris)
Date: probably ca. 1765–70
Culture: British, London
Medium: Case: agate, mounted in gilded copper and gilded brass and set with painted enamel on copper plaques, and fruitwood Dial: white enamel
Dimensions: 13-1/2 x 9-3/4 x 7-1/2 in. (34.3 x 24.8 x 19.1 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number: 64.101.829

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