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Object Name Chronometer
Catalog Number 1999.25.7
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Marine chronometer
Date 1983
Description Quartz marine chronometer, battery operated. Housed in a two tier mahogany brass bound box. Inner lid has a brass plate inscribed OMEGA , with the Omega logo. Instructions for setting and techincal specifications sheet are contained in the top lid. Also contains a Certificat Chronometre a Quartz No. 1237, dated 15 juillet 1983 (see accession folder). Black dial with white markings, white hour, minute and sweep seconds hands. Dial marked Omega with logo. Silver colored brushed metal case marked Chronometre de Marine, Observatoire de Neuchatel, Megaquartz, 4.19 MHz, 1Hz-1V.
Number 1237 on brass plate.





Maker Omega
Material stainless steel, wood, brass
Place of Origin Neuchatel, Switzerland
Notes A 36441
Serial Number(s) 1237