Pancratic refracting telescope by Spencer, Brownin

Made:
1845 in London
maker:
Spencer, Browning & Co.
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Pancratic refracting telescope by Spencer, Browning & Co., London, England, c. 1845. Nickel-plated brass (?), mahogany tube, lens cap.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1981-897
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), glass and mahogany (wood)
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Christies