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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
Accession Number: 1935-4/part
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
Material(s): Brass
steel and mahogany.
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
158 180 165 mm


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