Longcase astronomical regulator

Maker: Clockmaker: Ferdinand Berthoud (French, 1727–1807)
Maker: Case maker: Balthazar Lieutaud (French, ca. 1720–1780, master 1749)
Modeler: Mounts probably cast from models by Philippe II Caffieri (French, 1714–1774)
Date: ca. 1768–70
Culture: French
Medium: Case: oak veneered with ebony and brass, with gilt-bronze mounts; Dial: white enamel; Movement: gilded brass and steel
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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