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Octant, by Norie & Co., London, 1816-1839

Inventory Number: 39479
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: T-frame with brass index arm; ivory scale with tangent screw vernier; fine adjustment of horizon glass; three filters; forward glass, sight and pencil missing; brass corroded; split in ebony.
Primary Inscriptions: "* Norie & Co * London *" stamped on ivory plate
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Ebony
ivory
brass and glass

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