Gregorian reflecting telescope

Made:
1740-1780

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Gregorian reflecting telescope of 2 1/2 inch aperture and 17 inch focal length, unsigned, on an altazimuth mounting with a folding claw tripod stand.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
1979-160
Materials:
glass and metal
type:
telescope - reflecting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - reflecting
credit:
On loan from the Wellcome Trust