Sacrifice for Love and Fidelity
This elaborate pair-cased watch with its decorative clasp--which is also called a chatelaine--holds a perfume box known as a vinaigrette, a folding magnifying lass, a crank key, and a seal. It was made in London around 1770 of enamel on gold.
August 18, 2011 4:00 AM PDT
Photo by: Kathleen Craig
| Caption by: Daniel Terdiman
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