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Title: Octant and case

Accession Number: 1941.596
Category: INSTRUMENTS - OCTANTS
Type: Octant and case
Maker: Rowland, R.
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford; England, Bristol
Date: circa 1795
Materials:
Description: Octant made by Richard Rowland, Bristol (w.1792-1811), ca. 1795. Marked "Nathaniel Howland from New Bedford" (owner). Complete with wooden case.

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