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On display at V&A South Kensington
Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery

Watch and Chatelaine


Gold watch with gilt metal, moss agate and diamonds, the movement signed 'John Pyke, London, no. 959', with casemaker's mark 'WI', England, ca. 1750 with a pendant jewel of the Centaur Nessus carrying Deianiera, probably German, ca.1580


Object details
Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Watch
  • Chatelaine
Materials and techniques
Gold with gilt metal, moss agate and diamonds
Brief description
Chatelaine with pendant jewel and gold watch, the movement signed 'John Pyke, London, no. 959', with casemaker's mark 'WI', England, ca. 1750. The pendant jewel in gold, enamel and mother of pearl of the Centaur Nessus carrying Deianiera, probably German, ca.1580
Physical description
Gold watch with gilt metal, moss agate and diamonds, the movement signed 'John Pyke, London, no. 959', with casemaker's mark 'WI', England, ca. 1750 with a pendant jewel of the Centaur Nessus carrying Deianiera, probably German, ca.1580
Dimensions
  • Height: 19.5cm
Credit line
Lent by Barclays PLC
Collection
Accession number
LOAN:BARCLAYS BANK.1:1, 2

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Record createdAugust 1, 2005
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