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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

1991.0040.0018

Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 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. Circular cream inlay attached to front of case above keyhole - "PARKINSON & FRODSHAM, LONDON". Engraved on face of chronometer - "PARKINSON & FRODSHAM CHANCE ALLEY, LONDON, 3617"

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