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    Thomas Mercer Ltd. St. Albans England Two Day Marine Chronometer, circa 1950
    Case: brass tub in gimbals, screw down bezel with beveled glass crystal, 7 x 7 x 6 1/2 inch two tier box glass top lid, brass handles
    Dial: 4 1/4 inch, silvered, black Roman numerals, 56 hour wind indicator, subsidiary seconds, No. 18500, blued steel spade hands
    Movement: gold finished full plate with circular damaskeening to the plates and barrel, cylindrical pillars with blued screws, spring detent escapement, bi-metallic free sprung compensated balance with round weights and mean time screws, helical steel hairspring, fusee and chain
    Signed: Thomas Mercer Ltd., with chronometer rate certificate dated 22/8/77, service sticker dated July 1954


    Condition Report*: Type: Thomas Mercer Ltd. St. Albans England Two Day Marine Chronometer
    Dial: 4 1/4 inch, silvered Roman numerals
    Hands; blued steel spades
    Metal: brass
    Case Info: brass tub in gimbals
    Case Width: box is 7 x 7 x 6 1/2 inches
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gold finished full plate with circular damaskeeing to the plates and barrel, cylindrical pillars with blued screws, spring detent escapement, bi-metallic free sprung compensated balance with round weights and mean time screws, helical steel hairspring, fusee and chain
    Circa: 1950
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is good, box is good, small flake on the box top glass
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