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Watchmaker: Wilhelm Peffenhauser (German, Augsburg, born 1618, master 1647, died before 1683)
Cameo cut by P. Schweyger (active Augsburg, 1540–50)
Date: watch ca. 1650, cameo 16th–17th century
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Case: agate cameo, with cover of enameled gold set with gemstones (rubies); Dial: engraved gold and silver; Movement: gilded brass and steel, partly blued
Overall: 1 1/2 × 1 1/16 × 3/4 in. (3.8 × 2.7 × 1.9 cm);
Overall (visible cameo): 13.8 × 11 mm
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.1517
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