9 November 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 188
GBP 200 - GBP 300
A mid-19th-Century 7½in. radius brass and ivory 'T' frame vernier sextant by J. Skellorn
signed on the arc J. Skellorn, Liverpool, inset ivory scale divided 5°- 0°- 115°, vernier with clamp and fine adjustment (defective), swivel magnifier, five shades, two mirrors, sighting tube, brass pin feet and rose wood handle, within a fitted lined box (restored) with securing hooks and handle -- 10½in. (26.5cm.) wide
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