Big Face Gold Watches a Royal Status Symbol of the 16th Century

Big Face Gold Watches a Royal Status Symbol of the 16th Century

Gold watches as a fashion accessory is exhibited on this 16th Century royal portrait of Queen Mary of Scots, the style was introduced in 1476 by Queen Joanna of Naples who fashioned gold chain necklaces for her husband King Ferdinand I and herself in honor of their marriage in 1476.

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