Large Lattice Framed Sextant

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An early model sextant with an unusual, simple  lattice type frame. The reinforced index arm measures 11 inches in length, magnifying lens, 7 colored sun shades, silver scale reads to 140 degrees. Travels in its custom mahogany case; houses four individual scopes and one adjustment tool.  Dark patina with remnants of black enamel. First quarter of the 19th century.