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ZAA0036.5
Timekeeping

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Collection Timekeeping
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID ZAA0036.5
Description Four brass support pillars, made in 1930 when H3 was being fitted into its first showcase, and transferred to the new showcase for the NMM display in 1936. All three large timekeepers remained in these 1936 showcases until 1984 when they were transferred for redisplay in the Old Royal Observatory when the showcases were disposed of.
Date made Unknown

Artist/Maker Unknown
Place made Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials metal
Measurements Diameter: 35 mm;Overall: 114 mm
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