|Other Name||Marine chronometer|
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.
|Material||stainless steel, wood, brass|
|Place of Origin||Neuchatel, Switzerland|