Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (1 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (2 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (3 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (4 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (5 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (6 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (7 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (8 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (9 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (10 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (11 of 12)
Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (12 of 12)
London Fine Ltd
London Fine Ltd is located in Hele, United Kingdom

Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900

REF: 18.6514 / LA312938
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Description
This is an antique maritime sextant. An English, brass admiralty three circle naval instrument, by J.Coombes of Devonport, dating to the Victorian period, circa 1900. Appealing Victorian scientific instrument Displays a desirable aged patina Brass shows sought after weathering and great patination Mahogany box in good order with fine grain interest Radius sextant moves around its arc to aid navigation Vernier adjustment with pleasingly knurled edges Folding UV filters to protect against daytime sunlight Broad mahogany handle to base for a secure grip in all weathers Inscribed 'J.Coombes. Opticians & Admiralty Agent, Devonport' Carry case dressed with fascinating rotating latches Supplied with three original viewing scopes Some wear to the legend and evidence of a post repair Reseller's label to interior reads 'George Lee & Son, Portsmouth This antique maritime sextant is an interesting example of Victorian naval instrument manufacture, with appealing brass construction and mechanical detail. Ideal for an office desk or as a display piece for those of a maritime background. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home. Dimensions: Max Width: 24.5cm (9.75'') Max Depth: 22.5cm (8.75'') Max Height: 10cm (4'') Box Width: 27cm (10.75'') Box Depth: 26cm (10.25'') Box Height: 12.5cm (5'') We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques. We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment. Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help. Our Ref: 18.6514

measurements

Height:
10 cm
Width:
24.5 cm
Depth:
22.5 cm
Length:
-
Diameter:
-
Weight:
-
Box Width: 27cm (10.75'') Box Depth: 26cm (10.25'') Box Height: 12.5cm (5'')

declaration

London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 (LA312938) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1900

condition

Presented in good antique condition. Some wear to the legend and evidence of a post repair.

additional info

Material:
Brass
Mahogany
Origin:
English
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1900

delivery

We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment.

location

This Antique Maritime Sextant, Brass, Admiralty, Naval, Instrument, Victorian c.1900 is located in Hele, United Kingdom

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