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2-inch Octagonal Merchant's Telescope

Auction:
2502
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

2-inch Octagonal Merchant's Telescope, probably London, circa 1870, with tapered mahogany 48 in. barrel, ocular and objective lenses with brass sliding covers and turned brass fittings.
Estimate $400-600

Optics appear to be in good condition, barrel refinished.

Keywords

London, Navigation, Optical devices, Photographic lens, Telescopes