MADE CIRCA: 1780
MATERIAL: Yellow Gold & Enamel
MOVEMENT: Verge Movement
CASE DIAMETER: 50mm
A firm of royal goldsmiths, Jefferys & Jones (later Jefferys & Gilbert) were a prominent firm of Royal goldsmiths, jewellers and sword retailers of 20 Cockspur Street, London from 1765-1828.
- Mozart's opera Così fan tutte premiered in Vienna.
- Citizens of Paris celebrate the unity of the French people and the national reconciliation in the Fête de la Fédération.
- On the 25th September, 'Peking Opera' is born when the 'Four Great Anhui Troupes' brought Anhui opera, or what is now called Huiju to Beijing for the eightieth birthday of the Qianlong Emperor.