Watkins & Hill Double-frame Brass Sextant

Watkins & Hill Double-frame Brass Sextant

$2,250.

Charing Cross London, Watkins & Hill Brass-frame Sextant (1822-1856) double A-frame with silvered scale calibrated 0-150, sliding index arm with vernier scale and magnifier.

Dimensions

9 1/2 inches

Circa

1822-1856

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Maritime Art & Sailor Craft, Navigational instruments

Description

Double A-frame cased Charing Cross London, Watkins & Hill Brass-frame Sextant (1822-1856) silvered scale calibrated 0-150, sliding index arm with vernier scale and magnifier, multiple sunshades, horizon mirror, and rosewood handle all in a fitted mahogany box with additional eyepiece.

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US Paul J DeCoste

Paul J Decoste

Based in West Newbury, Massachusetts, Paul J DeCoste has been in business since 1974, dealing in Scientific and Marine items. He has sourced important scientific instruments for major museums, including the Smithsonian, Harvard, and the Peabody Essex Museum. Paul also specialises in Americana and early metals, glass and pottery. Paul is a member of the Antique Dealers Association of America, all items are guaranteed genuine and as described.

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