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Octant, English, c. 1770

Inventory Number: 52739
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-29
Brief Description: T-frame; ivory scale and vernier (with fixing screw); back sight and glass; movable pair of filters; ivory-topped pencil in recess in strut and ivory plate inset on reverse of instrument; three feet.
Primary Inscriptions: Unsigned
Provenance: Lent by Oriel College
Collection Group:
Material(s): Mahogany
brass
ivory

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