English horary quadrant, 1658

Made:
1658 in London
maker:
Henry Sutton

English brass horary quadrant (Sutton type), signed Henry Sutton, dated 1658 (4 1/2-inch radius) with degree and trigonometric scales and almanac on reverse side.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1918-93
type:
horary quadrant - sutton
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • horary quadrant
credit:
Mr Thomas H. Court
status:
Permanent collection

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