Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd
Month Duration Regulator Longcase Lakin of Tamworth
A rare, month duration domestic regulator longcase clock. Choice flame mahogany veneers of pale colour. An arched hood pediment with side columns. A double arched trunk door with chamfered sides and to the base. The original ogee bracket feet. A circular painted dial with 5 second regulator markings to the seconds dial. Gilt dial edging and brass outer cast bezel to the glass. Bolt and shutter maintaining power side lever. A large, regulator 6-pillar mechanism with dead beat escapement of month duration with brass weight. A heavy rod pendulum. William Lakin of Tamworth is recorded in Mc Kenna's 'Clockmakers and Watchmakers of Central England' book as working in Market Street from 1844-1874. He was born in Bosworth, Leics. Height 6ft 11 1/2 " / 213 cms Width (at widest point) 18" / 46 cms Depth 10" / 26 cms. From Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd you can expect a genuine antique grandfather longcase clock that is serviced with 12 months guarantee. We personally set up and deliver to the UK, please contact us for a quote. We are members of The British Watchmakers and Clockmakers Guild.
Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd has clarified that the Month Duration Regulator Longcase Lakin of Tamworth (LA314873) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1850
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