ANTIQUE OCTANT

Below is our selection of antique octants.

ANTIQUE OCTANT.

A fine early 19th century navigators Octant. 10 inch ebony frame with makers plate engraved Steele & Co, Liverpool. The ivory scale reads from -2 degrees to 106 degrees and is divided into 10 minute increments. The brass index arm has an ivory vernier scale reads from 0 to 20 seconds of arc.

The Octant is contained with its original stepped keystone oak box.












ANTIQUE OCTANT

Antique Navigators Octant.

Made by H.Selfe, Poole with applied ivory makers plate. Ebony frame with brass fittings and ivory scales. 10 inch / 25 cm radius Complete with original keystone box.

THIS ITEM HAS BEEN SOLD.