Bronze doré cisele cartel, large dial set in rococo cartouche garland with flowers and upon which are 2 armours, upper one seated beneath the bowknot cresting, at base smaller floral pendant. Jean Moisy Paris.
Backplate of movement engraved Moisy AParis no. 132
Dial signed Moisy AParis
stamped twice witha crowned C for 1745-49
By 1946, with Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York; April 8, 1946, sold by Rosenberg & Stiebel to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection