A two day rosewood marine chronometer, Bliss & Creighton, New York, No.1036, late 19th Century,
silvered dial signed and numbered Bliss & Creighton, New York, No.1036, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and up-and-down dials, numbered gilt fusee movement with Earnshaw escapement, spring foot detent, cut bimetallic balance with segmental heat compensation weights and peripheral timing screws, blued steel helical balance spring, gimballed in brass bowl, three tier brass bound rosewood box, the middle section with vacant ivory plaque, flush fit handles.
dial diam. 9cm, 18cm sq. box.