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Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

1991.0040.0021

Dent Two Day Marine Chronometer No 46982 in wooden case

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A 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 circular disc attached to front of case above keyhole reads 'DENT, 46982, TWO DAYS. Engraved text on face of chronometer reads 'Maker to the Queen, 61 Strand and 4 Royal Exchange, London, No. 46982'.

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