Varley's graphic telescope

Made:
1810-1820 in London
maker:
Cornelius Varley

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Varley's graphic telescope, Varley type, by Cornelius Varley, London, England, early 19th century.

Details

Category:
Optics
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), bronze (copper, tin alloy), copper (alloy), glass and metal (unknown)
Identifier:
1891-12 Pt1
type:
optical drawing aid - graphic telescope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical drawing aid
  • component - object
credit:
Mr R.B. Prosser