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Monocular Opera Glass, by J. Gilbert, London, Mid 18th Century

Inventory Number: 11344
Object Type:
Persons: J. Gilbert (Maker)
Date Created: Mid 18th Century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1993-11
Brief Description: green fishskin covered barrel with brass mounts; single cardboard draw tube; sliding lens cover
Primary Inscriptions: On draw tube: "J. GILBERT / LONDON"
Provenance: Purchased
Collection Group:
Material(s): brass
fishskin
cardboard
glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
100 mm

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