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Single-Draw 3/4-inch Refracting Telescope

Auction:
2314
Lot:
627
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Single-Draw 3/4-inch Refracting Telescope, probably 18th century, with 12-inch tapering mahogany tube, single draw dividing into three screw-sections and a turned eyepiece, with eyepiece and objective dust-slides.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Lenses, Optical devices, Refracting telescope, Telescope, Telescope types, Telescopes