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Parkinson & Frodsham Box Chronometer

Maker:
Parkinson & Frodsham  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (container material)
Measurements:
overall - box: 7 1/8 in x 7 in x 6 3/8 in; 18.0975 cm x 17.78 cm x 16.1925 cm
overall - key: 3 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 7.62 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
dial - from catalog card: 3 3/8 in; 8.5725 cm
box - from catalog card: 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 16.51 cm x 16.51 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1840
ID Number:
ME.336641
Catalog number:
336641
1978.0161.02
Accession number:
1978.0161
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Arnold & Dent Box Chronometer

Manufacturer:
Arnold & Dent  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
mahogany (container material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 in; 15.5575 cm x 16.51 cm x 15.24 cm
overall - from catalog card: 6 1/8 in x 6 in x 6 3/4 in; 15.5575 cm x 15.24 cm x 17.145 cm
Object Name:
Chronometer
Box Chronometer
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1839
Credit Line:
U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey
ID Number:
ME.314612
Catalog number:
314612
Accession number:
206050
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National Museum of American History
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Molyneux & Sons Box Chronometer

Maker:
Molyneaux & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
bezel - from catalog card: 4 in; 10.16 cm
backplate - from catalog card: 2 29/32 in; 7.366 cm
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer, without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1835-1842
Credit Line:
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
ID Number:
ME.314266
Catalog number:
314266
Accession number:
198140
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National Museum of American History
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Charles Frodsham Box Chronometer

Maker:
Charles Frodsham  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
bezel - from catalog card: 4 3/16 in; 10.668 cm
backplate - from catalog card: 2 3/16 in; 5.588 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 6.985 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer, without case
Other Terms:
box chronometer, without case; chronometer, marine; Mechanical, Spring-Driven
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1838-1843
1838 - 1843
Credit Line:
Department of the Navy. Bureau of Ships
ID Number:
ME.314267
Catalog number:
314267
Accession number:
198140
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National Museum of American History
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John Roger Arnold Box Chronometer

Maker:
John Roger Arnold  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (part: material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
box chronometer without case
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1825
ID Number:
1984.0416.014
Accession number:
1984.0416
Catalog number:
1984.0416.014
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Horology

Collection Collector:
Orth, Edward J.  Search this
Exhibition Collectors Historical Organization  Search this
Container:
Box 232
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940-1940
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment, please inquire. Do not use when original materials are available on reference video or audio tapes. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair
Edward J. Orth Memorial Archives of the New York World's Fair / Series 7: Publications / 7.1: Magazines
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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The Tower of the Winds from The antiqvities of Athens.

Creator:
Stuart, James  Search this
Language:
English
Culture:
Ancient Greece  Search this
Type:
Prints
Place:
Athens, Greece
Publication Place:
London
Date:
Ancient Greece
Publication Date:
1762-1830
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Horology  Search this
Aegean architecture styles  Search this
Study of time  Search this
Publisher:
Printed by J. Haberkorn
Image ID:
SIL-39088003519519_0083
Catalog ID:
197192
Rights:
Not in Copyright
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:silgoi_66585

L’HORLOGERIE / LA GRAVÛRE

Print Maker:
Jacques Bacheley, French, 1712 – 1781  Search this
After:
Gravelot, French, 1699 - 1773, active in England  Search this
Medium:
etching on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Published in:
Paris, France
Date:
mid- 18th–late 18th century
Credit Line:
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council
Accession Number:
1921-6-349-17
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq490a9f37e-2fe3-4713-b6e5-7d013cf5e6b5
EDAN-URL:
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Lamp, horological

Medium:
pewter, painted
Type:
lighting
Decorative Arts
Lamp, horological
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Accession Number:
1942-81-10
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
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Horology, pl. I from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-40
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Horology: Thirty Hours Clock, pl. IX from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-41
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d403abdb-a57f-41fd-8198-719fd5a1d467
EDAN-URL:
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Horology: Clock Tools, pl. XX from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-42
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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EDAN-URL:
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Horology: Compensation Balance, pl. XXIX from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-43
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq47261332c-76b4-4780-bad1-6aaa58763320
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-43

Horology: Dial Work of a Clock, pl. XXXI from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-44
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4bbf198da-9889-4cc8-b95d-fa63576634a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-44

Horology: New Dial Work, from pl. XXXII from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
Europe
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-45
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f56bda49-a027-43e2-839e-7d50d34a5bf7
EDAN-URL:
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Horology: Dial Work, from pl. XXXIII from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-46
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Horology: Escapements, from pl. XXXIII from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-47
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq45e7c6b3c-7fb8-49fb-aa0f-996d1c60a5a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-47

Horology: Compensating Pendulums, from pl. XXXIX from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-48
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4f8475b6b-5785-46cd-b5c1-74bcf34fa9cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-48

Horology: Repeating Watch, from pl. XLV from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-49
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4edf46a3b-5c30-4831-a7e4-3fa9c1bd0dfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-49

Horology: Repeating and Alarum Watches from, pl. XLVI from "A Cyclopaedia of Horology - Rees's Clocks Watches and Chronometers"

Print Maker:
Abraham Rees, 1743 - 1825  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Object Name:
Print
Type:
Print
Made in:
England
Date:
1810-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George A. Kubler
Accession Number:
1949-152-50
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4c6b004bc-1274-49bc-9443-dbe756986100
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-152-50

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