3-draw telescope covered in red vellum with silver

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3-draw telescope covered in red vellum with silver design and stamped "Leonardo Semitecolo". Green vellum draw tubes, horn mounts and horn covers to object and eye lenses, 3 lens eye-piece. M.S. writing on one draw tube

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1938-731
type:
telescope - terrestrial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Court, Thomas Henry

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