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Gregorian Reflecting Telescope, by Benjamin Martin, London, 3rd quarter 18th Century

Object is on display.
Inventory Number: 44597
Object Type:
Persons: Benjamin Martin
Date Created: 3rd quarter 18th century
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: ?1940-8
Brief Description: Brass Gregorian with speculum metal mirrors, open sights, focus by long rod from knurled knob at eye-end, push-fit cover, screw-fit objective cell and eyepiece; altazimuth mount on pillar and folding tripod stand.
Primary Inscriptions: B. MARTIN, LONDON.
Collection Group:
Material(s): brass
speculum metal

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