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 .
Currently, the luxury watch industry seems to be staging an unofficial race to invent the most precise replacement for the ubiquitous Swiss lever escapement, which has remained virtually unchanged in mechanical movements for almost 200 years.