Photograph of the 24/20-inch twin refracting tele

Made:
1927-1931 in England and Newcastle upon Tyne
photographer:
Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons and Company

Photograph of the 24/20-inch twin refracting telescope built for the Stockholm Observatory, Sweden by Sir Howard Grubb, Parsons & Company at their optical works in Newcastle-on-Tyne, England.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1931-919
Materials:
card, incomplete, paper
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Siemens Power Generation Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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