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Watch Fob

1977.20 (RS201055)

Description

Gold watch fob with chased and repoussed gold floral decoration set with a rectangular carnelian with rounded corner featuring in intaglio the seal of Josiah Quincy III (1772-1864).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Inscriptions
Seal of Josiah Quincy III (Intaglio)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts
Material
carnelian
gold (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Descriptive terms
carnelian
Fob
Fob, Watch
fobs
gold (metal)
watches
Dimensions
1 x 7/8 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.20
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Reginald Allen
GUSN
102727
Related Items
Title Cameo Silhouette Accession number 1977.10 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. Reginald Allen:
Title Silhouette pendant Accession number 1977.19
Title Watch fob seal Accession number 1977.20
Title Mourning ring Accession number 1977.21
Title Ring Accession number 1977.22.1
Title Ring Accession number 1977.22.2

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