Scale model (1:12) of the 27-inch refracting tele

Made:
1878-1890 in Dublin
maker:
Howard Grubb

Scale model (1:12) of the 27-inch refracting telescope, at the Vienna Imperial Observatory, completed by Howard Grubb and Sons Limited in 1878.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1928-725
Materials:
brass, complete, steel, wood
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 1000 x 180 x 720 mm
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Siemens Power Generation Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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