Bronze Pocket Sextant


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Product Description

Charming sextant as used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Intricate and semi-functional, it has all the pieces needed to shoot the sun. A sextant defined latitude. A clock longitude. Defining the angle of Sun and Stars with the horizon was an important way to navigate and survey. A beautiful, intricate instrument with an interesting and ancient history.

Additional Information

Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 15 x 15 x 8 cm