Single Opera Glass by Chevalier, with helical focu

Made:
1800-1848 in France
maker:
Chevalier family

Single Opera Glass by Chevalier, with helical focussing, in leather case, Chevalier family, France, 1800-1848.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1928-913
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold plated (gilded), leather, textile and tortoiseshell
Measurements:
glass, closed: 45 mm 43 mm,
case: 53 mm 55 mm,
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
  • component - object
  • instrument component
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry