Wood and Ivory Octant with Case

Date:
ca. 1850
Creator:
Rosell, Jose
Description (physical):

L: 13" W: 12" D: 5.13

Location:
500 S Bronough St,Florida,Tallahassee,32399
Identifier:
2001M.004.001
Institution:
Museum of Florida History
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Octant

Date:
C. 1820
Creator:
Walker H. Duren

Octant. A navigational instrument from the 19th century. Finely constructed of ebony, brass and ivory. The label reads "Walker H. Duren" Liverpool- New York. Mahogany wedge shaped case.

Location:
20 Aviles Street, St. Augustine, Florida 32084
Identifier:
XF19785.JPG
Institution:
Ximenez-Fatio House Museum