A pair of ebony Octants, 2
Lot 109Y
A pair of ebony Octants, 2
Sold for £500 (US$ 839) inc. premium
Lot Details
A pair of ebony Octants,
the larger, by Parnell, London, at 12ins.(30cm) radius, reading from -2 to 95 degrees on the ivory scale. The brass index arm with ivory vernier reading to 20 seconds. Fitted with pinnule sights and three sun shades. The smaller, of 9ins.(23cm) radius, reading from -2 to 95 degrees on the ivory scale, a brass index arm with vernier to 10 seconds, two pinnule sights and three sun shades. 2
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