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Mercer Marine Chronometer No 27564, in wooden case with accessories

1991.0040.0013

Mercer Marine Chronometer No 27564, in wooden case with accessories

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Metal marine chronometer supported by wooden-glass-brass case. Suspended in centre of case by two brass pins and secured by fastening latch. Case has brass handles and inlay details. Rectangular cream plaque attached to front of case above keyhole - "KELVIN HUGHES" Makers name and serial number engraved on face of chronomater - "Thomas Mercer 27564"

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