Spring detent escapement marine chronometer by John Arnold & Son, London. Held in a wooden octagonal case without gimbals. 4 inch silvered dial. Helical balance-spring with terminal curves. OZ balance. Signed ‘John Arnold & Son, London No. 92 Invt. et Fect’ c.1795.
Clockmakers' Museum No. 604
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- brass (copper, zinc alloy), diamond, glass, mahogany (wood), silvered brass and steel (metal)
- marine chronometer
- Lent by the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers
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