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

2002.1.34751

Geography

Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Scientific Instrument

Research Area

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument: Time

Not on view

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.

Provenance

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

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