Antique Telescope, Regency, Baker of London, Two Draw Refractor, Circa 1920

Antique Telescope, Regency, Baker of London, Two Draw Refractor, Circa 1920

Stock Number: 18.5077

£595

This is an antique telescope by noted retailer and manufacturer, Baker of London, a two draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920.

Dimensions

Closed Length: 24cm (9.5'') ~ Fully Drawn Length: 53.5cm (21'') ~ Objective Glass Diameter: 40mm (1.5'')

Circa

Circa 1920

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Telescopes, Telescopes - Refracting

Description

Our Stock # 18.5077

This is an antique telescope by noted retailer and manufacturer, Baker of London, a two draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. 

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

 ~ Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance

 ~ Tapered, leather-clad, primary barrel in good order

 ~ Withdraws with a smooth action, easy to focus

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

 ~ 40mm (1.5″) achromatic objective

 ~ Leather dust caps for objective and eye piece

 ~ Flared eyecup with sliding dust cover

 ~ Engraved; Baker, 244 High Holborn. London

This antique telescope is an historic, period piece fine to use today that also displays well.

Dimensions:
Closed Length: 24cm (9.5”)
Fully Drawn Length: 53.5cm (21”)
Objective Glass Diameter: 40mm (1.5”)

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