miniature prospect or spyglass (Galilean), ivory,

Made:
1675-1685 in England
maker:
Unknown

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miniature prospect or spyglass (Galilean), ivory, 1675-1685, London, England; screw caps missing

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1919-465
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and ivory
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry