GOOD ENGLISH REFRACTING LIBRARY TELESCOPE BY Wm HARRIS LONDON
RAMSDEN PATTERN TELESCOPE WITH OFFSET RACK & PINION FOCUSING WITH STEADYING BAR WITH RACK-WORK. SIGNED ON THE MAIN BARREL : Wm. HARRIS & Co. 50 HIGH HOLBORN, LONDON. O.G. NICE GREEN COLOUR 2.3/8" DIA. GLASS SHOWING. MAIN BODY TUBE 26.1/2" MAHOGANY BOX 31" x 7.1/4" x 4" INCHES WITH WILLIAM HARRIS TRADE LABEL & HAND WRITTEN LETTER SIGNED: WILLIAM HARRIS & Co. WITH DIRECTIONS FOR USE WITH THE DIFFERENT EYEPIECES, DATED 1833. IT COMES WITH A TERRESTRIAL EYEPIECE WITH DR WILLIAM KITCHENER'S PANCREATIC DRAW TUBE NUMBERED 55, 70 & 85 MAGNIFICATION & TWO CELESTIAL EYEPIECES, ORIGINAL GOLD LACQUER, GOOD IMAGES.
Country of manufacture
UK and Ireland
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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: [email protected]