The Great Ruby Watch

Nicolaus Rugendas the Younger

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: The Great Ruby Watch
  • Creator: Nicolaus Rugendas the Younger
  • Date Created: ca. 1670
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall: 3 1/8 × 2 1/8 × 7/8 in. (7.9 × 5.4 × 2.2 cm); Diameter (back plate): 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
  • Type: Watch
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/194113
  • Medium: Case and dial: painted and raised enamel on gold, set with gemstones (rubies), with a single hand; Movement: gilded brass and partly blued steel
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: German, Augsburg

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