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Box sextant


Box sextant, circular black-lacquered brass plates and index arm, lid contains measurement table, in non-original 1918 brown leather carrying case, probably by Hall Brothers of Croydon, c. 1950

Museum reference



History of Science

Object name

Box sextant

Production information

Hall Brothers, Maker
Croydon, London, England, Northern Europe


c. 1950


Brass, Silver, Leather


Case maker: D. Mason and Sons, Ltd

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