A  pocket telescope in case
  • A  pocket telescope in case
  • A  pocket telescope in case
  • A  pocket telescope in case
  • A  pocket telescope in case

A pocket telescope in case

Stock Number: 220108 a

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Dimensions

Diameter 3,2 cm and 9 cm long

Circa

Early 19th century

Category: Monoculars

Description

A small refracting telescope with 5 draw in original red marocco leather case, early 19th century. Tubes are made from brass and the solid cylinder is decorative with 8 pieces of mother of pearle. There is unreadable hallmark for gold on the eyepiece. Diameter 3,2 cm and 9 cm long. Look for shopinformation on websit VANLEESTANTIQUES.COM ..

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NL Van Leest Antiques

Van Leest Antiques

Van Leest Antiques, based in Utrecht in the Netherlands, specialises in antique scientific and medical instruments. Their collection covers mainly scientific and medical antique instruments: barometers, globes and planataria, nautical instruments, anatomical models, and pharmacy items. Toon Van Leest travels regularly in Europe and visits trade fairs, auctions, and antique dealers to collect stock and to find pieces to fulfil his clients' unusual requests.

As well as being an avid antique collector and dealer, Toon Van Leest is also a dentist. He believes that antiques are a stable investment, not reliant on trends or fashion, and have truly lasting value. Above all, he says, antiques are timeless and never lose their beauty.