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English Octant by Samuel Thaxter & Sons

This octant is a solid example of late 18th century scientific instruments.  It is crafted of of ebony and brass with hand engraved bone scales.  It was made by Dring & Forge of London and comes in its original mahogany case.



SKU: LPEC 74 $1,160
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  • English
  • 1 year warranty
  • Circa 1790
  • 5″H x 12″W x 11 1/4″D