Gold, agate and diamond chatelaine with watch, c. 1760.
Diameter: 47.5 mm.
Gold, agate and diamond chatelaine with watch, part of a pair, the other with a nécessaire, c. 1760. The quarter-repeating watch, which is signed Cabrier London, has verge escapement. The nécessaire contains a pair of scissors, a mirror, a memorandum slip, a folding knife, a pair of tweezers and file, a pencil, a bodkin and snuff spoon. • Lengths of chatelaines: 200 mm and 195 mm. • Diameter watch: 47.5 mm.
The Horological Foundation Desk Diary Project.
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