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    Sale 5429

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    24 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    An Italian telescope

    LEONARDO SEMITECOLO, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An Italian telescope
    Leonardo Semitecolo, 18th century
    A three-draw vellum-covered, card-bodied telescope with horn fittings, with lines marked on the vellum for focus, brass dust-slides, the orange-stained body-tube with tooled decorations, signed LEONARDO SEMITECOLO.
    9½in. (24cm.) long shut


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