London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A 19th-Century lacquered-brass drum sextant,
signed Elliott Brothers, 30 Strand London, with silvered scale, vernier, magnifier, two-draw telescope, two shades, the cover forming the base, in part leather case, the sextant -- 3in. (7.6cm.) dia.
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