spyglass (prospect glass) with 1-draw tube, shagre

Made:
1725-1735 in England

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spyglass (prospect glass) with 1-draw tube, shagreen covered and ivory lens mounts, non achromat, probably English, unsigned, c.1730 (A67373)

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-222
Materials:
cardboard, glass, ivory, paper, shagreen and wood
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
credit:
Wellcome Trust