Walnut Astronomical Wall Regulator by Cuthbert and Brereton
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
- Date / Time :
- May 01, 2010 10:00AM
Walnut Astronomical Wall Regulator by Cuthbert and Brereton, probably United Kingdom., circa 1868, the dome top case with hinged movement access doors at the top, full length glazed door, 10 1/2 in. dia. silvered dial with Arabic minutes around the perimeter, seconds above the center, hours below with Roman numerals, carved cresting below dial, eight-day, six pillar movement with lantern pinions, maintaining power, jeweled two-legged gravity escapement powered by a brass cased weight and regulated by a brass-faced pendulum bob and iron rod, ht. 49 in.
Unfinished bottom board on case suggests a possible pediment or additional case ornament.