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Four-Power Pocket Gallilean Telescope with Case and Stand, by Dollond, London, Late 18th/Early 19th Century

Inventory Number: 95599
Object Type:
Place Created: London United Kingdom (England) Europe
Accession Number: 1944-1/part
Brief Description: Four-Power Pocket Galilean Telescope with lacquered(?) copper alloy tube casing and fitting for separate tripod-type stand. With pasteboard case covered in black leather upon exterior and papered interior.
Primary Inscriptions: "Dollond / London" printed on exterior of telescope tube draw.
Provenance: Purchased from Dr. Reginald S. Clay with his collection.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Copper Alloy
Glass
Leather
Pasteboard
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
97 123 mm

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