SEXTANT IN CASE

$113.00

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.

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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.

MATERIAL:METAL & WOOD
COLOR:BRONZE FINISHED & HONEY DISTRESSED FRENCH FINISH
DIMENSIONS (WXDXH):5.9 X 5.9 X 3.1 INCH (15 X 15 X 7.9CM)

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