Prospect glass, shagreen covered leather 1-draw tu

Made:
1701-1800
maker:
Unknown

Prospect glass, shagreen covered leather 1-draw tube, with brass lens mounts, 1751-1775 (unsigned) (B751)

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-355
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, shagreen, wood (unidentified)
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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