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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

1991.0040.0020

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

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A 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. Text on rectangular plaque attached to front of case above keyhole reads 'R.GARDINER, TWO DAYS, 5/3947'. Engraved text on face of chronometer reads 'R.GARDNER, 20 LLOYDSQ LONDON, 5/3947'.

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