1 ebony octant by Spencer Browning & Rust of London, Circa 1770 - ivory scale, simple eye piece (broken) double silvered horizon mirror, Vernier scale (LC). 1 ebony quadrant...(SB).

Made c 1770

1 ebony octant by Spencer Browning & Rust of London, Circa 1770 - ivory scale, simple eye piece (broken) double silvered horizon mirror, Vernier scale (LC). 1 ebony quadrant...(SB).

Summary

H5722
1 ebony octant by Spencer Browning & Rust of London, Circa 1770 - ivory scale, simple eye piece (broken) double silvered horizon mirror, Vernier scale (LC). 1 ebony quadrant...(SB).

Production

c 1770

Source

Gift of Bower, Captain H J, 1958

Cite this Object

1 ebony octant by Spencer Browning & Rust of London, Circa 1770 - ivory scale, simple eye piece (broken) double silvered horizon mirror, Vernier scale (LC). 1 ebony quadrant...(SB). 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 26 March 2017, <https://ma.as/244074>
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