A estate item, that has been kept in a chess for a very long time,

All we know is that it was purchsed over 50 years ago and is a Octant repilica.

These were the first sextant's used on wooden ships, the plague on the front the box says"Commdore John Wesley Wright" a very famous captain in the NapoleonicWars. We believe that he was a relation of the estate family and the Grand father had it  made to be displayed in the Manor House with a written picture of about him.

Old Replica of a Octant (Working Condition) Free Delivery