A mid 19th century eight day Marine Chronometer,  by Charles Wieland, London.
Lot 6
A mid 19th century eight day Marine Chronometer, by Charles Wieland, London.
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,353) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mid 19th century eight day Marine Chronometer, by Charles Wieland, London.
The matte silvered dial, 5ins. (13cm)diam, with Roman numerals, inscribed Charles Wieland, Commercial Road, London and numbered 11. Blued steel hands and separate seconds and state of wind dials. Fusee movement with detent escapement. On a lockable gimbal mount in a mahogany brass bounbd carrying case, having a separate lid and glazed deck window and bearing a Trade label for D.McGreggor & Co. Liverpool. With a ratchet winding key. 8x8x8ins. (20x20x20cm)

Footnotes

  • This chronometer was formerly owned by Capt.Wood from Portsoy, Banff.
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