Beautiful little Scottish Domestic mahogany Longcase Regulator by WHYTOCK & SON, DUNDEE.
Dome top surmounted by a very unusual stags head. The silvered brass dial with Roman numerals, fine blued steel hands and date & seconds ring.
Engraved with the retailer Whytock & Son. Whytock & Son were high-end retailers from about 1853. Their address in 1877 was 46 High Street, Dundee. They were incorporated in the Mappin& Webb group and had 2 silver marks with the Glasgow assay office.
The trunk with rounded reeded corners & door with cross-banding to fine flame veneer. Base also cross-banded. The striking 8 day movement being deadbeat with maintaining power.
Very original case and movement, probably dating to around 1870. Beautiful colour and proportions.
Dial 12½" and stands 85" tall.
Fully serviced and guaranteed for one year.