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I. K. Brunel's Surveying Sextant, by Troughton & Simms, London, c. 1830

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Inventory Number: 39651
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1933-34
Brief Description: Two parts: sextant and box. Radius of scale 90 mm; lens to view vernier and scale.
Primary Inscriptions: "Troughton & Simms / LONDON" and "I.K.B. No. 9" on struts. "I.K. BRUNEL'S SEXTANT" [in gold letters on case].
Provenance: Presented by Mrs Arnulph Mallock. Owned by Isambard Kingdom Brunel. Given in memory of Henry R. Arnulph Mallock.
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Material(s): Brass with silver scales; leather-covered case

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