Astronomical regulators, face by Edward Edward John Dent & Co.

Astronomical regulators, face

Edward Edward John Dent & Co.

Fine art poster

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  • 280gsm thick fine art print paper
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We use a 280gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.

Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.

We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.

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We print everything to order so delivery times may vary but all unframed prints are despatched within 2-4 days via courier or recorded mail.

Delivery to the UK is £5 for an unframed print of any size.

We will happily replace your order if everything isn’t 100% perfect.

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Astronomical regulators, face

The main body of the case and the hood are varnished teak. The trunk and hood have hinged, glazed, lockable doors. A brass sight ring is screwed to a mask inside the hood door. The case, originally intended to be screwed to a balk of wood driven into the ground, is now screwed to an oak base and is floor standing. The front panel in the base is hinged and lockable.

The 288 mm diameter brass dial is painted off-white, it is laid out in a regulator style with concentric Arabic five-minute numerals outside a minute-track, and observatory marks at five-minute intervals. The subsidiary seconds dial above the centre has Arabic ten-second numerals inside a seconds track with observatory marks at five-second intervals. The subsidiary hour dial below the centre has Arabic zero to 23-hour numerals within a circle. The winding aperture is at the 42-minute position, 63 mm from the dial centre. There are three apertures in the dial for observing the adjustment of electrical contacts on the movement.
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  • Image reference: F1241

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