Antique sextant by Stebbing, Southampton
Antique navigators sextant made by Stebbing, Southampton.
Antique Sextant made by Stebbing, Southampton.
A fine late 19th century navigators Sextant, brass frame with ladder design. Engraved on the arc Stebbing, Southampton.
The silver scale reads from -5 degrees to 150 degrees and is divided into 10 minute increments. The index arm has swinging scale magnifier, the silver vernier scale reads from 0 to 10 seconds of arc. 7.5 inch radius.
This antique Sextant is contained within its original hardwood box. It comes complete with all its accessories - Four telescopes, two eye piece sun filters and magnifying glass.
Front side of the antique sextant with telescopes, eye piece filters and accessories.
A close up of the antique sextant showing silver scale and engraved makers name.
Exterior of the hardwood sextant carrying case / storage box.
Reverse side of the antique sextant and accessories.