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Sextant, by Dollond, London, c. 1760

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Inventory Number: 35168
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1924-30
Brief Description: Simple style of 'T' frame copper alloy sextant, index mirror, horizon glass, set of 3 pivoted shades, screw-fit telescope tapering to eye-piece, copper alloy scale, centre-zero Vernier. Keystone stepped case. With key.
Primary Inscriptions: "J. Dollond and Son London"
Provenance: Lent by Oriel College
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Copper Alloy
Metal
Glass

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