A Descriptive Catalogue of the Several Superb and Magnificent Pieces of Mechanism and Jewellery: Exhibited in Mr. Cox's Museum, at Spring Gardens, Charing-Cross, Volume 2
1772 - 20 pages
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adorned altar Amber Vase artificial water Automaton avanturine and lapis beautiful transparent green Birds border'd Cage canopy of crimson caparisoned cascades chimes and mechanical columns of crystal containing musical chimes copied from nature costly crimson velvet Crocodile curtains of crimson decorated Dolphins dome Dragons elegance and design elegant vases Elephant embellifh'd fame festoons figures finely flowers of jewellery flowers unfold flutter fountains fring'd gold and jewellery hours and quarters insects irradiating Star jewels and pearls lapis lazuli mechanical motions mouths musical and mechanical nine feet high Obelisk ornamented with jewellery ornaments of jewellery pavillion pedestal piece is nine PIECE PIECE pillars of silver pine-apple plac'd placed playing various tunes plumage rais'd rich gallery rich Vase richly gilt rock round side sophas spiral ornament Spring Gardens stones of various superb tassel'd with gold Temple of Agate terminate thousand stones Throne time-piece Triton twelve feet high various colours wings