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    Sale 5361

    Christie's Interiors

    5 August 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 143

    An American Hamilton Model 21 two-day marine chronometer with electric contacts

    HAMILTON, NO. 2E12988. CIRCA 1945

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    An American Hamilton Model 21 two-day marine chronometer with electric contacts
    Hamilton, No. 2E12988. Circa 1945
    The movement signed MODEL 21 14 JEWELS HAMILTON WATCH CO. LANCASTER. PENN MADE IN U.S.A. and numbered 2E12988, Earnshaw escapement, bi-axial thermal expansion uncut balance, Elinvar-Extra helical balance spring, brass bowl and gimbal, mahogany box mounted on a mahogany plinth with electric circuitry and battery storage
    7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) square box


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