Bracket clock; eight-day lever escapement remontoire with large balance; dial with silvered-metal chapter-ring and subsidiary seconds ring and calendar dial; lunar calendar above; ormolu spandrel plaques chased with masks and scrolling foliage; ebonised arched case with moulded borders, glazed panels to sides, back and arched top. TRAIN-COUNT. Gt wheel 96 fusee with 16.25 turns. 2nd wheel 64/8 3rd wheel 64 (incorporates centre wheel 4th wheel 60/8 Escape wheel 30/8 Remontoire releasing mechanism consists of following wheels: pinion of 19 attached to 4th wheel arbor, engages an individually pivoted wheel of 38 teeth. This has an extended pivot with an attached eccentric cam pinned to it. Via a lever system a wheel of .... is released every 7.5 minutes and is allowed to rotate by half a turn. Engaging with this wheel is a fly.

An00035100 001 l

Place

In Gallery
G39/dc10
Made In
London

Time

Acquired In
1958
Made
1750-1755

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