Spy glass telescope

Made:
1780-1820 in Europe
maker:
Unknown

Spy glass telescope (Galilean type), gilded brass tube covered with mother-of-pearl and decoration, unsigned, European, 1780-1820.

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1928-908/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mother-of-pearl and steel (metal)
type:
telescope - terrestrial
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting

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