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Four-inch Stanley London® Serialized
Polished Solid Brass Sextant
Only $145, which includes
the storage and display box.

4-inch Brass Sextant
4-inch (10 cm) Brass Stanley London Sextant
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This miniature brass sextant is our most popular sextant and has a wide frame, fully adjustable mirror mounts, a turned hardwood handle, and heavy filter mounts.  A slow motion control on the 4-inch (10 cm) radius brass sextant allows for precise adjustment of the inclination angle.  It has a built-in large and powerful magnifier that can be swung into position to assist in reading the German Silver vernier scale.  This solid brass sextant has been polished to a high-luster finish. 



The sextant is beautifully made to quality standards.  It has four tinted swing-arm filters on thick brass mounts.  The index mirror has three adjustment screws.  The telescope has a focusing adjustment and provides a clear image.
The sextant
(not including telescope) is 4 7/8 inches (12.4 cm) tall, 4 1/2 inches (11.4 cm) wide, and is 2 3/4 inches
(7.0 cm) deep. 
Four-inch Sextant
Four-inch Sextant
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Four-inch Sextant
Small and accurate angular alterations are allowed by turning the fine tuning control.  The half-silvered mirror allows concurrent viewing of the horizon and the celestial object.  In order to determine the angle between the celestial object and the horizon you can adjust the fine tuning control until it causes the two images to converge.  The sextant is built solid and weighs 1 pound, 3 ounces (547 grams).


Detail of Stamping and Magnifier
Detail of Stamping and Magnifier
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The built-in magnifier assists in reading the angle from the vernier scale.  "Stanley London 1885" and a unique serial number is stamped on each sextant.  These sextants can be engraved with your corporate name or logo on the hardwood case.  Note that although these sextants are fully functional, they are not calibrated nor intended for navigation.  They are perfect for the collector or the beginner interested in learning celestial navigation.


Accompanying the purchase of this sextant is a beautiful handcrafted hardwood storage and display box.  The corners of the box are inlaid with light-colored hardwood splines and the interior is lined with felt. This sextant used to sell for $185 without a box, which was usually an additional $25.  Now the 4-inch sextant with the storage / display box is only $145. Sextant Box
Storage and Display Box
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Sextant Box
Hardwood Splines on Corners
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Brass Plaque
Sextant Box
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Each box has an inlaid brass diamond on the lid, but please note that the inlaid brass diamond cannot be engraved. Individual custom engraved brass plaques can be mounted on the storage box, and are available in single or large quantities. 


Stanley London
4-inch Radius Miniature Brass Sextant with box $145



Sextant w/ Box
4-inch Sextant in Box
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Four-inch Serialized Brass Sextant w/ Case
Four-inch Serialized Brass Sextant w/ Case
Status
$145


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See our Full Line of Stanley London Sextants:
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Brass Sextant
British Admiral's Sextant
Brass British
Admiral's Sextant
6.5-inch C. Plath Brass Reproduction
6.5-inch C. Plath
Brass Reproduction
British Captain's Sextant
Brass British
Captain's Sextant
Titanic Limited Edition 6-inch Brass Sextant
Titanic 6-inch
Brass Sextant
6-inch Premium Sextant
6-inch Premium
Antique Sextant
6-inch Sextant
Six-inch
Brass Sextant
5-inch Rack and Pinion Sextant
5-inch Rack &
Pinion Sextant
Titanic 4-inch Brass Sextant
Titanic 4-inch
Brass Sextant
Serialized 4-inch Brass Sextant
Serialized
4-inch Sextant
4-inch Sextant with Antique Finish
4-inch Antique
Finish Sextant
Special Purchase 4-inch Brass Sextant
Special Purchase
4-inch Sextant
3.5-inch Sounding Sextant
3.5-inch
Sounding Sextant
3-inch Premium Quality Sextant with Leather Case
3-inch Premium
Quality Sextant
3-inch Sextant
Three-inch
Brass Sextant
3-inch Box Sextant
3-inch Brass
Box Sextant
Brass Sextant Key Chain
Brass Sextant
Key Chain
Small Sextant Plaque
Small Walnut
Plaque w/ Sextant
Small Sextant Plaque
3-inch Sextant
on Wood Plaque
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Tamaya Jupiter Sextant
Tamaya Jupiter
Sextant w/ case
Tamaya Spica Sextant
Tamaya Spica
Sextant w/ case
Stanley London Mark 3 Sextant
Stanley London
Mark 3 Sextant

[8-in. Sextant w/ Slow-motion]  [British Admiral's Sextant]  [6.5-inch C. Plath Reproduction] 
[British Captain's Sextant] [Titanic 6-in. Sextant]  [6-in. Premium Antique Sextant] 
[6-in. Sextant]  [5-inch Rack & Pinion Sextant]  [Titanic 4-in. Sextant]
[Serialized 4-inch Sextant]  [4-in. Sextant w/ Antique Finish]  [Special Purchase 4-inch Sextant]
[3.5-in. Sounding Sextant]  [3-in. Premium Sextant] 
[3-in. Sextant]  [3-in. Box Sextant]  [Sextant Key Chain]
[Small Sextant Plaque]  [3-in. Sextant on Plaque]  [Calibrated Tamaya Jupiter Sextant]
[Calibrated Tamaya Spica Sextant]  [Calibrated Stanley London Mark 3 Sextant]

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