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KRIEGSMARINE SEXTANT BY SEIK & CO KIEL
SKU: 475



KRIEGSMARINE SEXTANT BY SEIK & CO KIEL

Kriegsmarine sextant from the company Seik and Co GMBH Nautische Werkstatt from Kiel.
Executed in a ladder frame of black coated aluminum, numbered on the index arm nr.1940.
Bakelite handle, index arm with micrometer wheel, engraved with the German imperial eagle with
double circled swastika.
This sextant has more accessories than the usual, most kriegsmarine sextants were performed sober and mostly from the Plath company.
Equipped with:
Scale from -6 ° to 126 ° degrees
Two mirrors
Four colored sun glasses
Three horizon slides
Strong 7 x 35 binoculars/monocular
3 inter changeable lens caps (2 color filters & 1-night filter)
Screwdriver
1 key for the mirror adjustment
Case size: 36 x 27½ x 17 cm
Condition:
The instrument is in original condition and well preserved, normal light traces of use.
The mirrors and colored filters are good, all without chips or damage.
This sextant does not have a telescope but a much stronger single binocular/monocular with a
seven-fold magnification what is a good upgrade.
The binocular is equipped with a porro prism, have coated lenses and have recently been fully serviced!
Pine box with canvas carrying handle.
The box has its original key and working lock!
The instrument was used in merchant shipping after the war.
The box has patina with small light and dark spots in the wood.

ITEM : 475
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