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Object Name Sextant
Catalog Number 1999.10.3
Collection Scientific Instrument
Date c. 1840
Description c.1840
Sextant consisting of an ebony wood frame with movable brass and/or brass-plated fixtures and ivory scale marked in units from 0 to 105 ivory name plate attached to the center is inscribed Wm. Ray Shaw
Maker AttributednWilliam Ray Shaw
Place of Origin USA
Notes 246 A 36325