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Part of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
Date: 1600–1620Accession Number: 64.101.1241
Watchmaker: Michael Nouwen (recorded 1571, died 1613)
Date: ca. 1600–1610Accession Number: 17.190.1549
Date: mid-17th centuryAccession Number: 64.101.1325
Watchmaker: Thomas Tompion (1639–1713)
Date: ca. 1680Accession Number: 17.190.1512
Date: ca. 1607Accession Number: 64.101.1291
Date: early 17th centuryAccession Number: 28.220.1, .2
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Complementing the English period rooms, this small gallery within the Annie Laurie Aitken Galleries contains decorative and personal items such as clocks, accessories of dress, and tableware. Rare examples of early pocket watches as well as magnificent silver and glass are shown. In addition, a rotating display from the Museum's collection of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century English embroideries, one of the best in United States, is on view.
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