Steel and wood spyglass, the larger lens missing

Made:
1800-1817 in London
maker:
Dudley Adams

Spyglass telescope, silver plated and painted brass tube, objective lens missing, by Dudley Adams, Fleet Street, London, England, 1800-1817

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1983-346
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, paint and silver plated
Measurements:
overall: 75 mm x 43 mm, 0.086kg
type:
telescope - terrestrial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Wellcome Trust