An instrument for obtaining the correction of lunar distance

Made:
1850-1858 in Holborn
maker:
Julius Sax

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An instrument for obtaining the correction of lunar distances from the Sun, as observed by a sextant. Invented by the donor. With case.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1858-40
type:
navigational instruments
credit:
Captain J. Bulkeley (RN)