box chronometer

box chronometer

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Object Name
Chronometer
Box Chronometer
chronometer, marine
Other Terms
chronometer, marine; Box Chronometer; Chronometer; mechanical, spring-driven
Date made
c1900
date made
ca 1900
maker
T. S. & J. D. Negus
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
metal, "brass" (chronometer case material)
Measurements
wood case - from catalog card: 7 5/8 in x 7 3/8 in x 7 3/8 in; 19.3675 cm x 18.7325 cm x 18.7325 cm
dial opening - from catalog card: 97.5 mm; x 3 27/32 in
overall: 7 5/8 in x 7 3/4 in x 7 3/8 in; 19.3675 cm x 19.685 cm x 18.7325 cm
ID Number
ME.328483
catalog number
328483
accession number
271661
Credit Line
From the Rev. Henry M. Brock, S.J. Physics Collection, Weston College, Weston, Mass.
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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