Brass Sextant with Box & Two Lenses This is German Pattern Solid Brass Sextant, Marine Captain Sextant – Brass Nautical Sextant A sextant is an instrument used to measure the angle between any two visible objects. Its primary use is to decide the angle between a celestial object and the horizon which is referred to as the altitude. Making this measurement is referred to as sighting the object, shooting the object, or taking a sight. The angle, and the time when it was once measured, can be utilized to calculate a position line on a nautical or aeronautical chart. A common use of the sextant is to sight the sun at noon to find one’s latitude. This Is Antique Reproduction Solid brass Sextant, can be utilized for basic commentary or suitable for collectors and generally is a gift for somebody. It comes with highly finish rose wood case. Approximate Size: 12cm x 11cm x 6cm (Sextant) 15cm X 15cm 8.5cm (Box)
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Size:- 12cm x 11cm x 6cm (Sextant)
Size:- 15cm X 15cm 8.5cm (Wooden Box)
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