About our clock
The floor clock in a case of mahogany. Made in St. Petersburg by master Vasily Foreman. The inscription on the dial "Rigulator" means that the clock has a special move system - they are very accurate. The main dial with the minute hand, inside which there are two smaller ones with the hour and second hands. An hour numbering is Roman, minutes and seconds are Arabic. The production of this clock refers to the 1840-s. They belonged to the counts Bobrinsky before the October Revolution and later to private persons. The clock got back to the palace in the mid 1960s. It has been restored by Bogoroditsk master Zakhar Petrovich Gerb.