EARLY DOLLOND ACHROMATIC REFRACTING TELESCOPE

EARLY DOLLOND ACHROMATIC REFRACTING TELESCOPE

£775 GBP

GOOD MAHOGANY & BRASS TELESCOPE SIGNED DOLLOND LONDON WITH MAHOGANY BOX & ACCESSORIES, THE MAHOGANY TAPERED MAIN BARREL IS 29" INCHES LONG, GOOD GREEN COLOUR O.G. IS 2.1/16" DIA. GLASS SHOWING. THE TELESCOPE HAS A TELESCOPIC STEADYING BAR, 3 TERRESTRIAL EYE-PIECES INCLUDING DR KITCHENER'S PANCRATIC EYE-PIECE, 85, 150, 200, 250 & 300., 3 CELESTIAL EYE-PIECES INCLUDING A COLOURED FILTER CAP ALSO THERE IS A SECONDARY O.G. WITH 1.1/8" DIA. REDUCED DOUBLET LENS? SEEMS ORIGINAL, PLACE IN THE BOX FOR IT,
SCREWS IN FINE, FUNCTION NOT SURE? BOX 33" X 6.1/2" X 3.1/2" INCHES ( BOX HAS BEEN REPAIRED ) NO SPLITS OR CRACKS IN THE MAHOGANY BARREL.

Circa

1790

Country of manufacture

UK and Ireland

Categories: Telescopes, Telescopes - Refracting

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Mike Read Antique Sciences

Based in Lelant, near St Ives, Cornwall, I have been trading since 1979, buying and selling scientific instruments and nautical antiques. Over the years I have acquired many rare and wonderful items for the trade and collectors alike. I hope this continues. Mike Read. Email: michaelread060@gmail.com

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