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10 prints relating to Harrison's 4th marine timekeeper

ZAA0643
Timekeeping

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Collection Timekeeping, Chronometers, precision watches and timekeepers
Gallery locationNot on display
PeopleDepiction: Harrison, John

Object details:

Object ID ZAA0643
Description Ten prints which are the ten plates from ‘The Principles of Mr Harrison’s Timekeeper’ (1767). The plates appear to have survived into the 20th century and these are almost certainly relatively modern ‘pulls’ from the plates.
Date made Unknown

Artist/Maker Unknown
Place made Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements Overall: 385 x 215 x 1 mm
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