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Octant, English, Later 18th Century

Inventory Number: 40202
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1957-84/144
Brief Description: Mahogany T-frame and index arm; boxwood scale with brass vernier; three shades; blank maker's/owner's plate; sight and two feet missing; split in wood.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned and undated
Provenance: Presented by J. A. Billmeir with his collection.
Collection Group: Billmeir Collection
Material(s): Mahogany
boxwood
brass
ivory and glass

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