• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 212

    A LACQUERED BRASS ENGLIGH REFRACTING TELESCOPE

    DOLLOND, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LACQUERED BRASS ENGLIGH REFRACTING TELESCOPE
    DOLLOND, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    the 43in. long body tube signed on the backplate DOLLOND LONDON, with rack and pinion focusing, lens cap, on tapering column with folding tripod feet; in wooden case with spare eyepieces and MS ownership label.
    45in. (114cm.) long in case


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