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Pair-case watch

Watchmaker: Thomas Tompion (1638–1713)

Maker:
Case maker: Nathanial Delander (recorded 1668 or 1669, died ca. 1691 or before 1705)
Date:
1685–86
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Outer case: red tortoiseshell with silver inlay; Inner case and champlevé dial: silver
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1487a, b
194079

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