Lot 36
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GEORGE JAMISON, LONDON | GOLD POCKET CHRONOMETER WITH THERMOMETERMADE 1802/3

Estimate
1,800 - 2,800 GBP
Sold
10,625 GBP
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Description

  • GOLD POCKET CHRONOMETER WITH THERMOMETERMADE 1802/3
Dial: white enamel, subsidiary thermometer dial at 12, subsidiary seconds at 6Movement: gilt, full plate, spring detent escapement, jewelled to the fusee, free-sprung blued steel helical spring, diamond endstone, cut bi-metallic balance with keystone-shaped moveable weights and timing screws, signed Geo. Jamison, Charing Cross, London Case: heavy gold case, stamped TH for Thomas Hardy, and with London Hallmark for 1802Dimensions: 58.5mm diameter

Catalogue Note

George Jamison was in partnership with William Howells and Paul Philip Barraud between May 1796 and February 1799. Jonathan Betts, The Marine Chronometers at Greenwich, p.206-207

With thanks to Jonathan Betts for his help with this watch.

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