Model of chronometer escapement, for use with a projecting latern, made by Dent, 1950-1883. Represents the detent chronometer escapement, invented by Thomas Earnshaw 1777-1787. This escapement was typically used in marine chronometers.
- Time Measurement
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- measuring device - instrument
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