Photograph showing a model of the 48-inch Melbourn

Made:
1876 in Kent, England and Chatham

Photograph showing a model of the 48-inch Melbourne reflecting telescope built by Howard Grubb and Sons Limited in 1868. The model was displayed by Howard Grubb and Sons in the 1876 exhibition of scientific instrument at the South Kensington Museums.

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1876-1012
Materials:
card, complete, paper
type:
telescope - reflecting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
School of Military Engineering (Chatham)
status:
Permanent collection

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