Empire period clock in gilt bronze with mercury. signed “Horloger Laresche Royal Palace” referenced in the Tardy. dictionary of watchmakers at the date of 1804-1815.
Sculpture of the god Eros with its attributes such as a wreath, bow, arrow and quiver. Mythological theme accompanied by a representation of a hive strewn with bees.
Domed white enamel dial, carved with a contour of flowers and a corner frame and again its respective attributes.
Rectangular base decorated with a bas-relief illustrating the mythological story “Eros, stung by a bee, while he smelled the pleasant scent of a rose”
Original mechanism without modification, suspension silk thread, hour and half hour bell on old bell.
Authenticity and remarkable state of preservation.