AUTHENTIC Gold Leaf "Webb C. Ball Co. Jeweler's Regulator" in a Seth Thomas No. 3 Model with Nickel Plated Hardware Upgrades in a Mahogany Veneered Case !!! Original Nickel Plated brass hardware includes the Pendulum Bob and Beat Scale, Hinges, Metal Dial Bezel, Weight & Pulley.
Weight Driven "Ball Watch Company Standard Regulator" Upgrades are simply Seth Thomas movements which have been Blueprinted to Fred C. Ball's Accuracy Standards. Heavier Cut Pinions of Solid Steel, Graham Pallets, Brass Covered Zinc Bob, Wood Stick Rod, and 72 beats per minute Gearing.
First Seth Thomas Model Number 3 Regulators were produced from 1884 to about 1910.A RICH Looking Clock with front of Clock having been Professionally Refinished at some point in time with artist touch ups, and a Satin Finish. Sides appear to be original slightly Reddish Rosewood.
Original marked Seth Thomas 8 Day Brass Movement has been removed for inspection, Professionally Cleaned Ultrasonically,Serviced & Re-Oiled on 9-21-17 and is running accurately. Original Old & Wavy Glass in the Top and Bottom Doors.
Clock Case Measurements : Overall 42 inches Long, 20 inches Wide and 6 inches Deep.
You have my personal satisfaction guarantee for an 7 Day inspection period on all my 8 day Clocks, a "Ruby Lane no questions asked full item refund". (less shipping fees)
Ball Watch Company Historical Notes : After the Great Kipton,OH. Train Wreck of 1891 Fred C. Ball Watch Company was authorized by Congress to set the "Standards for Accuracy" on many of the Train Company Clocks and Watches, and inspected them for accuracy afterwards.
Shipping : Will ship out on the First Business Day following a Sunday since it's currently On Display at an Sunday's Only Antique Mall in Adamstown, PA.