opera glass telescope in case

Made:
1838-1854 in Vienna
maker:
Voigtlaender & Sohn

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Single opera glass (one-draw) in ivory and gilt brass,by Voigtlaender and Sohn, Vienna, 1838-1854. Draw-tube engraved: "(Private). Andrew Pritchard, 162 Fleet Street, London"

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1931-790/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold plated (gilded) and ivory
Measurements:
opra glass (closed): 50 mm x 73 mm x 50 mm, .119kg
type:
telescope - refracting
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • monocular
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope
  • telescope - refracting
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • telescope