A Hezzanith vernier sextant with a three circle frame in its original case.
The serial number is Z226.
The 3 ring circle frame has a brass scale and automatic clamp adjustment.
The front of the sextant has a plaque that reads ' "HEZZANITH" Endless Rapid Reader Autamatic Clamp Patent'. The sextant is in a fitted mahogany case with calibration cetificate dated 31st May 1960.
~ Dimensions ~
The box has a length of 10.5 inches (26.5cm), a width of 11 inches (28cm) and a height of 6 inches (15.25cm). The set weighs 3.68kg.
~ Condition ~
The sextant has some slight surface wear but is in very good overall condition. The lenses are clear, the mirrors have some desilvering, the filters are fine. The box has a some surface scratching and wear to the lid, especially around the edges.