Brass astronomical spectroscope from Norman Lockye

Made:
1870-1890 in England

Brass astronomical spectroscope from Norman Lockyer Observatory with eleven prism train in two fitted wooden cases.

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Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1987-1164
Materials:
brass, complete, glass
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 220 x 500 x 500 mm
type:
spectroscope - astronomical
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • spectroscope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
credit:
Christie's South Kensington Limited

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