Astronomical refracting telescope, 3 3/4 inch aperture, 52 inch focal length

Made:
1880-1890 in York
maker:
T. Cooke & Sons

Astronomical refracting telescope with 3 3/4 inch aperture and 52 inch focal length with finder by Cooke on an altazimuth mount with mahogany stand.

Details

Category:
Astronomy
Object Number:
1990-757 Pt2
Materials:
brass, complete and mahogany
Measurements:
overall (assembled): 2100 mm x 1500 mm x 1200 mm, 15kg
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
credit:
Science & Art Department (Science Museum)