RAMSDEN TELESCOPE, LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY.
VERY GOOD FOUR DRAW TELESCOPE BY JESSE RAMSDEN. LONDON. CLOSED 10.3/4" FULLY OPEN 40" INCHES. O.G.
2" INCHES GLASS SHOWING, FINE MAHOGANY MAIN BARREL. PLEASE NOTE THE 3 LARGER DRAWS ARE MARKED WITH ENGRAVED ARROWS TO INDICATE THEY ARE FULLY DRAWN ALSO A SHALLOW LENSE CAP ANOTHER EARY FEATURE. GOOD INSTRUMENT BY THE MASTER.
Country of manufacture
UK and Ireland
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