An early 19th century 10in.(25cm) radius ebony octant.
Lot 33Y
An early 19th century 10in.(25cm) radius ebony octant.
Sold for £350 (US$ 589) inc. premium
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An early 19th century 10in.(25cm) radius ebony octant.
Ebony frame, reading from -2 to 100 degrees on the ivory scale, the brass index arm with ivory vernier to 20 seconds. Fitted with three sun and three horizon shades, brass pinnule sight. In a (later) fitted carrying case.
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