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4-inch Astronomical Refracting Telescope by Brashear

Auction:
2345
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

4-inch Astronomical Refracting Telescope by Brashear, with brass 50-inch lg. tube, rack-and-pinion focusing, 1-inch starfinder with 9-inch lg. tube, and brass sleigh-mount with plaque John A. Brashear Co., Allegheny, P.A., on mahogany double straight-leg tripod.
Estimate $2,000-3,500

Keywords

Allegheny, John A. Brashear Co., Astronomy, Opticians, Telescopes