MHS Collection Database Search

Record Details

I. K. Brunel's Box Sextant, by Troughton & Simms?, English, c. 1830

Inventory Number: 42688
Object Type:
Persons: Mr Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Date Created: c. 1830
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1933-35
Brief Description: Three parts: sextant, cap, wooden mount. Radius of scale 61 mm; lens to view vernier.
Primary Inscriptions: "I.K.B. No. 10" [on lid].
Provenance: Presented by Mrs Arnulph Mallock. Owned by Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Given in memory of Henry R. Arnulph Mallock (see 1933-8).
Collection Group:
Material(s): German silver? with gold scale

Narratives

Image with multimedia irn 20298Image with multimedia irn 20296Image with multimedia irn 20300

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/42688