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Three-Circle Pattern Sextant by Cox & Coombes

Auction:
2170
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$499$425

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Three-Circle Pattern Sextant by Cox & Coombes, Devonport & Plymouth, England, dated 1899, No. 2976, with silvered scale, vernier with owner's name E. A. Parker, Lieut, Royal Navy, telescopes and shades, radius 8 in. in fitted mahogany case with inspection label in lid.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Cox, United Kingdom, Royal Navy, Devonport, Plymouth, Celestial navigation, Measuring instruments, Sextant