Achromatic spyglass telescope with mahogany tube,

Made:
1800-1850 in London
maker:
Dollond family

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Achromatic spyglass telescope with mahogany tube, brass fittings and lens shutters (one missing), by Dollond, London, 1801-1850

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1913-267
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and mahogany (wood)
type:
terrestrial telescope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry