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John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

1991.0040.0016

John Rodgers Marine Chronometer No 1/1853, with accessories in a wooden case

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Physical description

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 - "JOHN RODGERS, 22 Wilmington Square, London no - 1/1853" same engraved on face of chronometer.

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