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3-inch RefractingTelescope by Benjamin Pike & Sons

Auction:
2502
Lot:
532
Sold for:
$1,481$1,250

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

Description:

3-inch RefractingTelescope by Benjamin Pike & Sons, 318 Broadway, New York, signed Benjamin Pike et Sons Opticians, 318 Broadway-New York on the ocular plate, 42-in. nickel tube, rack and pinion focusing with knurled thumb screw, threaded eyepiece and wooden tripod with nickel collar mount and carrying case.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Rack focus wants repair

Keywords

Benjamin Pike & Sons, Broadway, Lenses, Optician, Rack and pinion, Rack unit, Telescopes