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Pocket Watch

c1790 Pocket watch with tortoise shell case and white enamel face. Produced by Franks c1790.

The Attack

c1790 This is a paper coloured etching of a scene showing a man and a woman riding on a phaeton (carriage) in the country being held up by a highwayman. The man points a pistol at the couple driving the coach, while a comic figure riding behind, wearing a soldi


c1790 This pearlware plaque, decorated with enamels was probably made in Staffordshire, c1790. It illustrates the myth of Prometheus, who stole fire from the gods and was punished by Zeus. The plaque is moulded in relief with Prometheus condemned forever to hav