Artifact Details

Title

Sextant

Catalog Number

B69.80

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Heath and Co. Ltd.

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 707648 on the brassscale on the left hand side

Dimensions

7 x 14 x 12 1/4 in. (box)

Description

Sextant (appears complete with all its fittings) in a wooden box with metal plate (not engraved) on the lid and metal handels on the side. Inside the lid is a certificate from the National Physical Laboratory in England certifying the sextant.

Category

Pre-computer/other

Lot Number

B69.80