Governor for Chronograph

Description:

This chronograph governor from Princeton University was probably used in the John C. Green Observatory for student instruction, a facility opened in 1877.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Princeton University Observatory

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.328889Catalog Number: 328889Accession Number: 277637

Object Name: governor

Measurements: overall: 9 in x 7 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 22.86 cm x 19.685 cm x 11.43 cmoverall: 8 3/4 in x 7 13/16 in x 4 3/8 in; 22.225 cm x 19.84375 cm x 11.1125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-468b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1761155

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