Inscription: Pricked on bowl near rim, faint remnants:  M over N * C;  G (?) over * F * H
Marking:  Leopard's head crowned (London assay office mark);  Lion passant guardant (English quality mark for sterling);  a in pointed shield (date letter for 1618–19);  R over W in shaped shield (unidentified maker's mark).
Location of marks: – on bowl near rim;  on bottom of foot (back half of lion only)
[ S. J. Phillips Ltd. , until August 17, 1970; sold to Irwin Untermyer] ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (in 1970; 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