Sextant in Case

€137,47 Sale price

Regular price €137,47

Charming pocket 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 the Sun and Stars with the horizon was an important way to navigate and survey. A beautiful intricate little instrument with an interesting and ancient history.

 

Product Specifications 

Color Bronze Finished & Honey Distressed French Finish

Width (cm) 15

Length (cm) 15

Height (cm) 8 

Delivery 10 - 15 working days

Charming pocket 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 the Sun and Stars with the horizon was an important way to navigate and survey. A beautiful intricate little instrument with an interesting and ancient history.

 

Product Specifications 

Color Bronze Finished & Honey Distressed French Finish

Width (cm) 15

Length (cm) 15

Height (cm) 8 

Delivery 10 - 15 working days