A Victorian circular brass tazza, engraved and set around the edge with twelve agate cabochons another to the centre, 24cm, and a similar inkwell, of hinged divided spherical form on a circular base, set with four banded agate cabochons, 16cm, lacking liner and one ring handle. (2)
A George III mahogany octagonal tea caddy, satinwood and tulipwood crossbanded, boxwood ebony and chequer strung, the hinged top and front centred by a bird's eye walnut oval,17.5cm, on later bun feet.
A black lacquered sextant, the brass arc signed 'Toizaki & Co Ltd Japan No. 8151', reading 15 degrees - 120 degrees, in wooden carrying case, sight reduction tables for Air Navigation, in two volumes and Instant Astro.(4)
A pair of Carl Zeiss Jenoptem 10 x 50 W binoculars, and two other pairs of binoculars by Ross Stepruva, both in leather carrying cases, a large pair of Swift Observation 16 x 70 binoculars and a Miranda tripod. (4)next page
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