Antique, Pocket Telescope, Three Draw, Refractor, English, Victorian, Circa 1870

Antique, Pocket Telescope, Three Draw, Refractor, English, Victorian, Circa 1870

Stock Number: 18.5072

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This is an antique pocket telescope, a three draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English, Victorian telesscope dating to the late 19th century circa 1870.

Dimensions

Closed Length: 14.5cm (5.75\'\') ~ Fully Drawn Length: 40.5cm (16\'\') ~ Objective Glass Diameter: 25mm (1\'\')

Circa

Circa 1870

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Telescopes, Telescopes - Refracting

Description

Our Stock # 18.5072

This is an antique pocket telescope, a three draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English, Victorian telesscope dating to the late 19th century circa 1870.

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

 ~ Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance

 ~ Displays a desirable aged patina and good consistent colour

 ~ Compact three draw telescope, easy to focus

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

 ~ Parallel, wooden primary barrel in good order

 ~ Removable dust cap with turned finish

 ~ Flared eyecup with swivel dust cover

 ~ 25mm (1\”) achromatic, objective lens with lens cap

An antique three draw telescope presented in fine working order. An historic, period piece fine to use today.

Dimensions:
Closed Length: 14.5cm (5.75\’\’)
Fully Drawn Length: 40.5cm (16\’\’)
Objective Glass Diameter: 25mm (1\’\’)
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