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Object Name Chronometer
Catalog Number 1999.25.5
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Marine Chronometer
Date 1860
Description Three-tier mahogany brass bound chronometer case. Center lid (inside) has plate with instructions for shipping ( Cork as shown, etc), and a repair label from Northwest Insturment Co., Seattle, Wash., dated June, 1955. No markings on movement. Silvered dial with a 48 hour UP/Down indicator under the 12. Dial marked "WM.BOND & SON, Boston, No. 537." Gold colored hour, minute and UP/Down indicator hand. Has winding key.




Maker William Bond & Son
Material brass, steel, wood, glass
Place of Origin Boston, Massachusetts. USA
Notes A 36441
Serial Number(s) 537