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Brass 3-inch Refracting Table Telescope by Broadhurst, Clarkson

Auction:
2314
Lot:
628
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Brass 3-inch Refracting Table Telescope by Broadhurst, Clarkson, engraved around the body-cap Broadhurst, Clarkson & Co., 63 Farringdon Rd., London, E.C., with 37-inch lg. black-enameled tube, rack-and-pinion eyepiece focusing and lacquered-brass single-draw eyepiece extension, mounted with thumbscrews on compass joint to tapering brass pillar, on folding cast-iron cabriole legs, ht. level 21 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Broadhurst Clarkson & Co., London, Astronomy, Laboratory equipment, Telescopes