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Sextant Box

NAV1113.1
Celestial navigation

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Collection Celestial navigation
Gallery locationNot on display

Object details:

Object ID NAV1113.1
Description Sextant box with a trade label inside the lid for Henry Hughes and Son.
Date made ca.1785

Artist/Maker Dollond & Aitchison
Place made London, England
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Adams Collection
Materials felt ?; metal; wood
Measurements Overall: 129 mm x 382 mm x 433 mm
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