19th Century English Marine Surveyors Brass Sextant by Watkins & Hill For Sale
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19th Century English Marine Surveyors Brass Sextant by Watkins & Hill

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19th century Nautical brass sextant on ebony frame and natural inlay. It was made by Watkins & Hill of Charing Cross, London. It comes with its original fitted oak case which bears the paper label of the retailer Watkins & Hill, Mathematical, Philosophical & Chemical, Makers to Her Majesty.  

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  • Creator
    Watkins & Hill (Maker)
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1830
  • Period
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3.75 in. x W 11.5 in. x D 12.5 in.H 9.53 cm x W 29.21 cm x D 31.75 cm
  • Seller Location
    Hamilton, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU1355213797042
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