Abraham-Louis Breguet, ‘Decorative, precision clock’, 1806, Legion of Honor

Breguet, "Decorative, precision clock," sold 1806.
With painted bronzes by Thomire representing Genius and Experience on black marble base, enamel dial with Breguet numerals, twin-barrel movement, constant-force escapement visible above the dial, and rotating disc for seconds, 24 3/4 x 13 3/8 x 8 1/4 in. (63 x 34 x 21 cm).
Collection Montres Breguet S.A.

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