Pair of 19th Century Presentation Binoculars
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
- Date / Time :
- October 05, 2018 10:00AM
Pair of 19th Century Presentation Binoculars, lacquered brass binoculars with sunshades, central adjustable eyepiece focusing knob, engraved eyepieces read "Presented to Capt. Williams of the Cutter Katie of Falmouth by R.B. Adamson for saving the crew of the Barque 'Agricola' of London 24th February 1864," housed in the original leather case.
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