Paris, circa 1770
Signed on the dial "F RIC DU VAL A PARIS", engraved on the plate "Duval A Paris".
Frédéric Duval became a master craftsman in 1777 and made movements for the precious cases of Saint-Germain, Morlay or Osmond.
The moving, curved rocaille cartouche with the clockwork stands on the original corresponding saucer. 14-day-walking gear with Half-hour strike on bell.
Bronze, finely chiselled, partly sawn, fire-gilded.
Height 35 cm.