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Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Yarra

1991.0040.0024

Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Yarra

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A metal marine chronometer supported by wooden, glass and brass case. Case is incomplete with top section of lid missing. The chronometer is suspended in centre of case by two brass pins and secured by fastening latch. Case has brass handles and inlay details. Text on rectangular cream plaque attached to front of case above keyhole reads 'VICTOR KULLBERG, / 105 Liverpool Rd. Islington / LONDON. No. 3834'. Engraved text on face of chronometer reads 'VICTOR KULLBERG, Maker to the Admirality, THE INDIAN & ITALIAN GOVERNMENTS, 105 Liverpool Rd London. N.'.

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