Telescope Accessories

Made:
1855-1865 in United Kingdom
maker:
John Benjamin Dancer
Telescope Accessories Telescope Accessories

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Buy this image as a print 

Buy

License this image for commercial use at Science and Society Picture Library

License

Telescope Accessories
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Telescope Accessories
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Wooden box of accessories for refracting telescope by J.B. Dancer; contains four extension tubes, 1 right angle extension tube, 1 plain eyepiece, and 5 coloured glass eyepieces.

Details

Category:
Scientific Instruments & Research
Object Number:
Y1970.19.3
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 130 mm x 598 mm x 230 mm,
type:
telescope
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
credit:
Gift of The Manchester Museum