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Watch Stand

1969.503 (RS242373)

Description

Wooden watch box with sliding cover which converts to a dispay stand. Elaborate inlaid design with painted details. Winged angel in center of cover, bordered by flourishes and dolphins. Beveled edges with inlaid checkered pattern in red, green and black. Inlaid mosaic floral pattern on sides in red, green and black. When converted to display stand, interior of cover displays circular recess for watch, lined in pink velvet and bordered by inlaid birds and floral motifs with painted details.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
Case, Timepiece
Case, Watch
watch stands
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1969.503
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Stuart Pratt
GUSN
47844

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