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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 356

    A LACQUERED BRASS THREE INCH REFRACTING TELESCOPE

    BY TULLEY & SONS, ISLINGTON, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LACQUERED BRASS THREE INCH REFRACTING TELESCOPE
    BY TULLEY & SONS, ISLINGTON, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The 52 in. tube body signed on the backplate, rack and pinion focusing, star finder with lens cap, on brass and wood tripod
    70 in. (178 cm.) approx high on tripod


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