Sextant in CaseRegular price $245.00
Artist: Authentic Models
Charming pocket sextant as used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Intricate and semi-functional, it 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.
3.1"H x 5.9"L
Bronze Finished & Honey Distressed French Finish