9 November 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 588
GBP 250 - GBP 350
An early 20th Century navigraph by Hughes & Son
the 8in. dia. drum case with two index mirrors, horizon glass, sighting tubes, ivorine dial with black steel indicator, hinged to show gearing, under handle with steel adjusting knob, contained within a fitted wooden box with asscessories and instructions -- 8 x 9½in. (20,3 x 24cm.)
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The makers pamphlet included with this lot claims that the navigraph is a ..combination of the sextant and station-pointer, and a development of the Paget angle sextant..
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