Pair of long field glass binoculars

Made:
1840-1899 in Paris
maker:
Le Maire

Pair of non-prism, long (twin telescope) field glass binoculars, (6-8 power & 23mm objective lenses), fabricated by Le Maire, Paris, France, 1890-1910.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1979-841
Materials:
aluminium alloy, glass, leather, paint, steel (metal), zinc (metal)
type:
field glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • binoculars
credit:
Frank, Arthur
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.