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Watch

Maker:
Pierre-Martin Scheult (ca. 1630)
Date:
ca. 1650
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Rock crystal, silver, enamel
Dimensions:
2 x 1-1/2 in. (5.1 x 3.8 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1621
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Signature: On movement: Pierre Scheult Paris
Frederick George Hilton Price ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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