Vintage1946 H Hughes & Son "Huson" Three Circle Frame Ships Sextant Made it Great Britain. Serial Number 53088 Great optics. All lenses, filters & mirrors intact A brass and bronze three-circle frame micrometer sextant, signed on the arc " H Hughes & Son London" The name and the number on the sextant match the the certificate. The sextant is 6 1/2" in radius. The index arm has a quick-release clamp at the end. The telescope gives clear up right images. The threaded telescope bracket/ holder is adjusted by a rising-piece and a milled knob . The sextant is in good condition, and all mirrors and shades are good. The light is in full working order. The sextant is fitted in its well made case with green felt trims on the lid, brass hinges, catches, a brass handle, and a lock with no key. 1946 Test certificate. The case measures approx. 11 x 11 x 6 inches. Please see photos for details. Great original condition. Marks commensurate with age.
This exceptional item will make a great display piece for nautical decor.
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