box chronometer

box chronometer

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Object Name
Box Chronometer
Other Terms
Box Chronometer; Chronometer, Marine; Mechanical, Spring-Driven
Date made
before 1935
maker
Mercer, Thomas
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
United Kingdom: England, Saint Albans
Measurements
bezel - from catalog card: 4 29/32 in; x 12.446 cm
backplate - from catalog card: 3 3/32 in; x 7.874 cm
overall: 3 in x 5 1/4 in; x 7.62 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
ME.314262
catalog number
314262
accession number
198140
Credit Line
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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