A high quality wall regulator dating from the late 19th century, by Kemp Bros. of Union Street, Bristol; a company still in family ownership today (now as jewellers).
The mahogany case has a broken swan neck pediment and acanthus decoration to the corners and bevelled glasses to the front and sides.
The substantial 8-day movement has arched plates with deadbeat escapement, and Harrison’s maintaining power. It has a wood rod pendulum, with polished and lacquered cylindrical brass bob and weight.
Well-engraved, 8-inch, silvered dial with Roman numerals and signed by the makers.
Blued steel hands.
Height: 43 in. (109 cms)
Width: 16½ in. (42 cms)
Depth: 9 in. (23 cms)
A history of the company can be found at the link below.
Overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.
Price includes delivery within mainland UK.
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