BRIGHT & SONS A PARIS
France, circa 1860
Large French four glass regulator. The outer enamel dial with black Roman numerals for the hours and a fast/slow adjusting arbor above the twelve. Steel Breguet-style hours and minutes hands with a sweep seconds beating the 1/2 second. The sunken center dial carries the visible Brocot escapement and the lunar aperture.
Mouvement: Eight-day time and strike movement, back plate signed "J. Bright et Sons A Paris", visible Brocot escapement with jeweled pallets, sweep seconds hand, Brocot suspension, temperature compensated Ellicott pendulum. Countwheel striking hour and half hour on a bell.
Peace of mind guaranteed : The movement of this clock will be fully overhauled in our workshop before delivery.
(This clock can also be purchased as is with price adjustment.)
Height: 46 cm (18")
Width 26 cm (10")
Depth 19 cm (7½")
CHF 6'900 (excl. tax)