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Large marine octant signed John Uring made circa 1750
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Period :
18th century
Provenance :
England, London
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Large marine octant signed John Uring made circa 1750

Large wooden octant of HADLEY type - with 2 inputs with sighting pinnules and 1 set of 2 movable filters - Without handle for holding the instrument which will come later.

John Hadley (1682-1744) was the inventor of this type of octant with wooden limbs with "transverse" divisions.

Signed by John Uring in activity between 1735 and 1771.

Reference: similar to the Getty Museum - also ill. p. 112 "The Marine Antiquarian" Jean Randier and ill. p. 97 "The Instrument of Marine" Jean Randier.

London c. 1750.

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