Dent, London, Victorian Wall Regulator.
- 48.5cm wide x 28cm deep x 152.5cm high
Dent, 61 Strand & 34 Royal Exchange, London. Maker to her majesty and HRH the prince of Wales, no 1774. An outstanding walnut and mahogany cased wall regulator with an 8-day weight driven movement supported on a massive cast iron patinated green and gold bracket. The movement fitted with Harrison maintaining power and jewelled dead-beat pallets over an external dead-beat escape wheel with five crossings. The whole movement located by three massive turned and knurled securing bolts, power is driven from a patinated brass cased weight over a typical dent pulley with six crossings and roller bearings above.