Leather cylindrical case for Gregorian telescope

Made:
1735-1806 in London
maker:
Thomas Ribright

Cylindrical, oval section, leather case for pocket reflecting Gregorian telescope by Thomas Ribright, London, 1735-1806. Marked with owner's name, Mr Stewart, Hanover Street, London (?).

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1925-140/2
Measurements:
case (closed): 203 mm x 55 mm x 45 mm, .085kg
type:
instrument case
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • instrument component
credit:
Stevens's Auction Rooms Ltd.

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