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Fitted Case for Fraunhofer Telescope

Inventory Number: 29760
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1981-2
Brief Description: Empty fitted case
Inscription under handle
Primary Inscriptions: Mr Blakesley Trinity Coll. Cambridge
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Refracting Telescope, by Fraunhofer, Munich, c. 1820

Inventory Number: 29760
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1981-2
Brief Description: Mahogany and brass refracting telescope in fitted mahogany case. Brass stand with folding tripod. 4 eyepieces, one terrestrial and three astronomical.
Primary Inscriptions: Utzschneider u Fraunhofer in Munchen
Provenance: Purchased with help from Grant in Aid funding
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