Small pocket Varley type graphic telescope, engrav

Made:
1810-1820 in London
maker:
Cornelius Varley

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Small pocket Varley type graphic telescope, engraved 'Cornelius Varley's graphic telescope' (Varley's own instrument), 228 Tottenham Court Road, London, England, early 19th century

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1921-818
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), bronze (copper, tin alloy), copper (alloy), glass and metal (unknown)
type:
optical drawing aid - graphic telescope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry