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Pocket Sextant

sextants AKA030

4-3/8" x 4-3/8" x 2-1/8"

list price: $61.25
your price: $49.00

Charming pocket sextant as used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Intricate and semi-functional, sextant 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 little instrument with an interesting and ancient history

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sextant with case
sextant with case

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