12 September 2000
An 18th Century mahogany and boxwood octant unsigned
incomplete, with index mirror and other fittings, well devided scale on the arc, with adjustible mounting for shades and mirror, the frame with index armstop and four feet, brackets of five in shaped case -- 73.5cm.
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