Vertical repeating circle with stand of 8-inch di

Made:
1824-1855
maker:
Troughton and Simms Limited

Vertical repeating circle with stand of 8-inch diameter, with diagonal telescope and case (no key), by Troughton and Simms [RAS No. 39, Sheepshank No.13]. Presented to the Royal Astronomical Society in 1857 by Miss Anne Sheepshanks sister of the Rev. Richard Sheepshanks.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1931-339
Materials:
inlaid scales, silver, optics, glass and stand & tube, brass
type:
repeating circles
credit:
Royal Astronomical Society