Refracting telescope of 3 inch aperture and 55 inc

Made:
1839-1879 in London
maker:
S & B Solomons

Refracting telescope of 3 inch aperture and 55 inch focal length by S. & B. Solomons, London on an equatorial mounting without tripod. The dust cap and slow motion controls are also missing.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1988-328
Measurements:
overall (assembled): 1200 x 150 x 900 mm
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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