Keystone-shaped mahogany for brass framed sextant.

Made:
1790-1800 in Piccadilly
maker:
Jesse Ramsden

Keystone-shaped mahogany box for brass sextant with polished frame and limb, by Jesse Ramsden, London, England, 1790-1800.

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1974-619/2
type:
sextant
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
credit:
Meteorological Office