A mahogany three-month regulateur de parquet, French, 19th century
10-inch silvered dial signed Courvoisier, Paris, centre seconds, the weight-driven movement with five wheel high count train and fine deadbeat escapement, the separately suspended Comtoise-style grid iron pendulum with large lenticular bob and lyre mount, beat adjustment on the crutch, the gilt-mounted case with flat top and moulded cornice, glazed trunk door and panelled plinth with stepped base
213cm. high, 6ft. 11 7/8 in.
Inventory of the Property of Guy O. Smith at Shottesbrooke Park, 1928, vol. I, 'Dining Room / Regulator by Corvosier [sic] in Mahogany case'