Antique, Pocket Telescope, 6 Draw, English, Compact, Negretti and Zambra, C.1860

Antique, Pocket Telescope, 6 Draw, English, Compact, Negretti and Zambra, C.1860

Stock Number: 18.5068

£995

This is an antique pocket telescope, a six draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English compact scope by Negretti and Zambra dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1860.

Dimensions

Closed Length: 9cm (3.5'') ~ Fully Drawn Length: 35cm (13.75'') ~ Objective Glass Diameter: 25mm (1'')

Circa

Circa 1860

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Telescopes, Telescopes - Refracting

Description

Our Stock # 18.5068

This is an antique pocket telescope, a six draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English compact scope by Negretti and Zambra dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1860.

Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife stalking, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky.

 ~ Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance

 ~ Exudes quality from its finish and action

 ~ Draw tubes in good order with smooth action

 ~ Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass ‘Captain’s Stand’ for display. 

 ~ Brass parallel barrel with original leather objective lens cap

 ~ 25mm (1″) objective lens

 ~ Flared eyecup with swivel dust cover

 ~ Engraved with renowned maker’s mark; Negretti & Zamba, 1. Hatton Garden, London

This is a super little telescope of high regard and appeal.

Dimensions:
Closed Length: 9cm (3.5”)
Fully Drawn Length: 35cm (13.75”)
Objective Glass Diameter: 25mm (1”)

 

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