Two-Day Marine Chronometer, by John R. Arnold, London, c. 1840
|Inventory Number:|| 38217|
|Object Type:|| |
|Persons:||John R Arnold|
|Date Created:||c. 1840|
|Place Created:|| London England United Kingdom Europe
|Brief Description:||Movement of brass and steel, with jewels and diamond endstone; silvered brass dial; lacquered brass case mounted on gimbals, in mahogany brass outer case with brass carrying handles.|
|Primary Inscriptions:||"John R. Arnold London Invt et Fecit"; number 305.
Inside lid are printed instructions, for the care of the choronometer, issued by "PETER WALTHER, Chronometer, Nautical and Surveying INSTRUMENT MAKER" of Baltimore (see text of Old label).|
|Provenance:||Bequeathed by T. G. Barnett.|
|Collection Group:||Barnett Collection|
steel and mahogany.