Elegant table regulator by Simmons

Ref: 1060


Most unusual and elegant table regulator by the eminent maker Edward Simmons circa. 1830.

The distinctive flame mahogany case is modelled as a grand portico with bronze Corinthian columns with ormolu capitals and a mirrored back.

The chronometer-sized circular movement has a fusee and chain spring drive with Harrison’s maintaining power, a delicate escape wheel and jewelled dead beat pallets. The unusual and decorative twin rod pendulum has a mercury filled glass jar bob with a fine rating nut. It is of 8 day duration and has ¼ hour passing strike.

The silvered dial has conventional hour and minute hands with large inset seconds at 6.

Height: 18 ½”
Width: 11”
Depth: 6 ½”
Dial Diameter: 4”