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Becker Double Capacity Mahogany Stereoscope

Auction:
2170
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$940$800

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Becker Double Capacity Mahogany Stereoscope, 1860s, with eyepiece cylinder on top with shaped hoods, twin glazed panels, single knob and 1859 patent date, ht. 14 in.

Literature: Stereoscope: The First Hundred Years by Paul Wing, pp.63-5.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Paul Wing, Lenses, Stereoscopy, Telescopes