A 19th century mahogany floorstanding regulator W.D. Cooper, 235 Brompton Road SW
Lot 93W
A 19th century mahogany floorstanding regulator W.D. Cooper, 235 Brompton Road SW
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 4,202) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century mahogany floorstanding regulator
W.D. Cooper, 235 Brompton Road SW
The hood with applied pediment, chamfered corners and brass bezel, over the plain trunk with glazed door and pedestal base with fielded panel, raised on pad feet, the signed circular 12 inch dial with Arabic minutes and subsidiary seconds with observatory marks and Roman hours, the weight driven movement with deadbeat escapement, maintaining power, plates united by five tapered pillars, the pendulum crutch with micrometer adjustment and mercury jar pendulum. 201cm (6ft 7in)
Activities
Contacts
  1. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8371
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8370
  2. James Stratton
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 207 468 8364
    FaxFax: +44 207 468 8370
Similar items
Arnold, London - Month duration mahogany longcase regulator Arnold & Dent Regulator A fine mid 19th century floorstanding mahogany regulator of small size  Dent, 82 Strand, London, 467 William Murduch - a good late C18th regulator in pillar type case and of 15 day duration, together w A regulator clock dated 1849, by Joshua Gowland, 52 London Wall, A fine, unique and historically important late 18th/early 19th century floorstanding regulator of two week duration. Almost certainly designed and built by the great inventor and gas engineer William Murdock (1754-1839)