Antique sextant by Norie & Wilson,London.
Antique sextant by Norie & Wilson, London.
A fine late 19th century navigators Sextant, engraved on the arc Norie & Wilson, London.
The silver scale is engraved from -5 degrees to 155 degrees and can measure angles to 128 degrees, it is divided into 10 minute increments. The index arm has swinging scale magnifier, the silver Vernier scale reads from 0 to 10 seconds of arc. 7 inch radius.
This antique Sextant is in superb condition and is contained within its original hardwood box. It comes complete with all its accessories - Three telescopes, telescope sun filter, adjusting pin.
Front side of the antique sextant with telescopes, eye piece filters and accessories.
A close up of the antique sextant showing silver scale and engraved makers name.
Exterior of the hardwood sextant carrying case / storage box.
Reverse side of the antique sextant and accessories.