Marine Chronometer

George Margetts, London, England


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about 1795

Overall: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College



Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Time

Not on view

Course History

HIST 63.02, Material Culture of Science, Whitney Robles, Spring 2022

Exhibition History

Green Time, Berry Library 4th floor, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023.

Publication History

David Pantalony, Richard L. Kremer, Francis J. Manasek, Study, Measure, Experiment: Stories of Scientific Instruments at Dartmouth College, Norwich, Vermont: Terra Nova Press, 2005, p. 35, ill.


Source unknown; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

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