Brass 8 1/2-inch Radius Sextant by J. Sewill
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
- Date / Time :
- November 03, 2005 10:00AM
Brass 8 1/2-inch Radius Sextant by J. Sewill, South Castle St., Liverpool, with silvered scale divided 150-0, index arm with tangent-screw vernier, clamp and magnifier, ebony handle, three telescopic sights, mirror, magnifier and seven shades, in shaped dovetailed mahogany case with early label of Samuel Thaxter & Son, No. 125 State St., Boston depicting a sailor with octant.