ANTIQUE BRASS NAUTICAL NAVIGATION 360 DEGREES PROTRACTOR BY ROBSON & CO, c1885

ANTIQUE BRASS NAUTICAL NAVIGATION 360 DEGREES PROTRACTOR BY ROBSON & CO, c1885

Stock Number: SI0360

£75

Antique later 19th century nautical navigator's precision brass 360 degree course-laying protractor with actual and reciprocal bearings, marked by the maker, F. Robson & Co, Newcastle on Tyne

Dimensions

9 x 9 x 1 inches

Circa

1885

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Maritime, Navigational instruments

Description

Antique later 19th century nautical navigator’s precision brass 8″ 360 degree course-laying protractor with actual and reciprocal bearings. Marked by the maker, “F. Robson & Co, Newcastle on Tyne.” 
 
Some marks and minor abrasions; generally in good condition for its age.  Contained in its original, blue velvet-lined mahogany case with maker’s ivorene plate to inside of lid, secured by swinging brass catches.
 
 
F. Robson & Co, Newcastle on Tyne, is recorded as working from 1875-1895.

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