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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 285

    A VICTORIAN 3 IN. TERRESTRIAL TELESCOPE WITH ADJUSTABLE TRIPOD STAND

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A VICTORIAN 3 IN. TERRESTRIAL TELESCOPE WITH ADJUSTABLE TRIPOD STAND
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The two draw scope with fine adjustment wheel, leather covered main tube and brass lens cover
    Telescope -- 71½ in. (181 cm.) maximum length
    Tripod -- 62 in. (158 cm.) maximum height


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