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Title: Automaton in the form of a chariot pushed by a Chinese attendant and set with a clock
James Cox (British, ca. 1723–1800)
Culture: British, London
Medium: Case: gold with diamonds and paste jewels set in silver, pearls; Dial: white enamel; Movement: partly gilded brass and steel, wheel balance and cock of silver set with paste jewels
Dimensions: Overall: 10 1/4 × 6 3/8 × 3 1/4 in. (26 × 16.2 × 8.3 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line: The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.60.137
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