Items and Nautical instruments Sextants and octants

KA030 Bronze Pocket Sexta

KA030 Bronze Pocket Sextant 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 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. M. 4.25 x 4.25 x 2.25" M. 11 x 11 x 6cm,

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Items and Nautical instruments Sextants and octants KA030 Bronze Pocket Sexta
Items and Nautical instruments Sextants and octants KA030 Bronze Pocket Sexta

KA032 Sextant in Case

KA032 Sextant in Case 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 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. M. 6 x 6 x 3.25" M. 15 x 15 x 8cm

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Items and Nautical instruments Sextants and octants KA032 Sextant in Case
Items and Nautical instruments Sextants and octants KA032 Sextant in Case