Longcase astronomical regulator

Maker: Clockmaker: Ferdinand Berthoud (1727–1807)
Maker: Case maker: Balthazar Lieutaud (master 1749–80)
Maker: Mounts probably cast from models by Philippe II Caffieri (1714–1774)
Date: ca. 1768–70
Culture: French
Medium: Case: ebony veneered on oak, with gilded-bronze mounts; Dial: white enamel
Dimensions: Height: 90 1/2 in. (229.9 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number: 1982.60.50

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