Selection of eyepieces and other accessories in fitted mahogany case for (Smyth) refracting telescope

Made:
1830 in London
maker:
Peter Dollond

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Selection of eyepieces and other accessories by Dollond in fitted mahogany case for (Smyth) refracting telescope mounted on English type equatorial mounting. These include 8 eyepieces (x22-416), an eyepiece wheel (x185-1100), a filter wheel & two wedge filters

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1929-949 Pt4
Materials:
brass, glass and mahogany
Measurements:
Estimate overall: 200 mm x 470 mm x 200 mm,
type:
eyepiece
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
credit:
Royal Observatory, Greenwich

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