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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659 in a wooden case

1991.0040.0015.001

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John Poole Marine Chronometer No 2659 in a wooden case

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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 "mother of pearl" plaque attached to front of case above keyhole - "JOHN POOLE, Maker to the Admiralty, 57 Fenchurch St, London, 2659" same engraved on face of chronometer.

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