novelty spyglass (prospect glass?), 2-draw tube, i

Made:
1701-1800 in Unknown place

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novelty spyglass (prospect glass?), 2-draw tube, incorporating a wooden (walnut) snuff box

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Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1928-914
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and walnut (wood)
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry