Lever escapement

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The James Condliff skeleton clock, circa 1840 and aclose-up of the Condliff type lever escapement, surmounted by a steel five-spoke balance wheel and a helical hairspring that powers the clock's movement ALL PHOTOGRAPHS: Tennants Auctioneers
We re very proud to present one of the ultimate throw backs to English watchmaking heritage at SalonQP this year, even down to its English lever escapement .
A semi-circular crystal reveals details of the exquisitely-made automatic movement - Dent's first totally new movement for around 60 years - which is based on a classic English lever escapement design.