Case, Octant, Brandis 206B, USN, Mark 1 Model 3, with Willson Bubble Telescope

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Manufacturer

Credit Line

Transferred from the Department of Commerce

Materials

  • Wood
  • Paper
  • Copper Alloy
  • Glass
  • Anodized Aluminum
  • Synthetic
  • Steel

Dimensions

3-D: 25.4 × 25.4 × 14.6cm (10 × 10 × 5 3/4 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Date

1924

Physical Description

Brandis & Sons battery-powered, octant in fitted case with Wilson type bubble level.

Type

INSTRUMENTS-Navigational

Inventory Number

A19570296001