Detachable lens shooting sights with case

Made:
1800-1850 in City of London
maker:
F J Cox

Detachable lens shooting sights fitted with spring clips for attaching to a firearm, in leather pouch case, by F. Cox, 100 Ludgate Street, London England, 1800-1850.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-145
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, paper (fibre product) and silver plated
Measurements:
overall (case): 20 mm x 70 mm x 90 mm, Wt. 0.065kg
type:
shooting lens
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • eyeglass
  • component - object
  • instrument component
credit:
Wellcome Trust