Marine Captain Antique Reproduction Sextant Brass Nautical Sextant a sextant is an instrument used to measure the angle between any two visible objects. Its primary use is to determine the angle between a celestial object and the horizon which is known as the altitude. Making this measurement is known as sighting the object, shooting the object, or taking a sight. The angle, and the time when it was measured, can be used to calculate a position line on a nautical or aeronautical chart. A common use of the sextant is to sight the sun at noon to find one’s latitude. This Is Antique Reproduction Solid brass Sextant, can be used for basic observation or suitable for collectors and can be a gift for someone. It comes with highly finish wooden Box. With engrave basic instructions on brass sheet attached inside box lid. Size:- Approx. 13.5cm – L x 12cm – W x 6.5cm – H (Sextant) 17cm – L x 17.5cm – W x 7.5cm – H (Box)
Brass Sextant is the best gift for your family and friends.
100% Brand New and high quality Antique Reproduction.
Made of Solid Brass.
Size:- 13.5cm – L x 12cm – W x 6.5cm – H (Sextant)
Size:- 17cm – L x 17.5cm – W x 7.5cm – H (Wooden Box)