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Regulator Clock - Riefler, Munich, 1910 Reg. No: ST 024606
- Regulator clock with free pendulum, Sigmund Riefler, Munich, no. 289, 1910.
Used by the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne.
- Rectangular wooden case with glass panels at side and full length glass door showing movement and pendulum.
Free pendulum movement: it is attached independently of the clock train and the energy impulses are imparted through the suspension spring.
See also Trade Literature.
- Acquisition Information:
- Loan & Subsequent Donation from Australia: Bureau of Meteorology, 1959
|Dimensions:||150 cm (Height), 21.5 cm (Width), 46.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||electric clocks, meteorology, regulator clocks, le roi a paris|
|Themes this item is part of:||Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Dial marked 'Dr. S. Riefler, Munchen, no. 289, 1910. D.R.P. No 50739, D.R.P. no 100870'. Movement stamped 'Riefler Munchen No. 260'.
Plate acknowledging donor is inside case, marked: Riefler Regulator Clock Donated by the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology'.
|Maker:||Mr Sigmund Riefler, Munich, Bavaria, Germany, 1910|
|User:||Australia: Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1910-1960|