|Item # KA032|
|Solid Brass Bronze Coated Sextant.|
|A beautiful Bronze
reproduction of a charming pocket sextant in a
wooden case with a glass top as would have been used by
Victorian explorers and surveyors.
Intricate and semi-functional, it has all the pieces needed to shoot the sun.
A sextant defined latitude. A clock longitude. Defining the angle of Sun and Stars with the horizon was an important way to navigate and survey.
A beautiful intricate little instrument with an
interesting and ancient history.
The measurements are 6" x 6" x 3¼".
This sextant will enhance the Nautical decor anywhere in your home,
office or cabin and makes a wonderful nautical gift.