Box containing a watch, watch movement Signed 'Fres Wiss & Amalric'

Box containing a watch, watch movement Signed 'Fres Wiss & Amalric'

Box containing a watch
Watch movement Signed 'Fres Wiss & Amalric'
Mark 'DMC crowned'
Geneva, Switzerland
About 1780
Gold, set with enamelled plaques
Length 7.8 cm
Museum no. 898:1-3-1882
ex Jones Collection
© Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Varicoloured gold, set with enamelled plaques with a watch inserted in the lid and a musical box in the bottom, on the lid a fishing scene after a painting by Francois Boucher engraved in 1742 by Jacques Firmin Beauvarlet.