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Ebony 12-inch Radius Octant by R.W.S. Stevens

Auction:
2314
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$294$250

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Ebony 12-inch Radius Octant by R.W.S. Stevens, Plymouth, with bone scale divided 0-100, brass index arm with vernier (chipped), double-pinhole sight, mirror, adjustable magnifier and three shades, bone plaque and two (of three) brass feet.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Plymouth, Bone, Celestial navigation, Measuring instruments, Octant, Vernier, Switzerland