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Brass 3-inch Refracting Telescope by Spencer & Son

Auction:
2345
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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

Description:

Brass 3-inch Refracting Telescope by Spencer & Son, engraved on the body-cap Spencer & Son, Glasgow, with 37-inch tube, rack-and-pinion focusing, mahogany "V" saddle with leather straps fitting to lugs on the underside of tube, on oak tripod with turned head and clamp, ht. level 68 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Keywords

Glasgow, turned head , Saddle, Telescope, Telescope types, Telescopes