Pair of field glasses

Made:
1850-1910 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Pair of field glasses (binoculars), fitted with 38mm diameter objectives lens in fluted bone covered brass body, unsigned, European, 1850-1910. {See note}

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1979-834
Materials:
bone, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, ivory
Measurements:
lens diameter: 38 mm,
type:
field glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • binoculars
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Frank, Arthur

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