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A very fine and complete Ship Captain's navigation set in a sharkskin case circa 1790-1810


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Clocks, Barometers, Sextants, and Telescopes


Inventory ID: 10372

Item Title:

A very fine and complete Ship Captain's navigation set in a sharkskin case circa 1790-1810


Item Description:

The set includes 11 instruments including two rare ivory rules made by Cary of London and a baleen mounted parallel ruler. The name of the original owner is penned on the inside of the lid.


Price: SOLD

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