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An early brass 19th-Century Regency period 15/8-inch lacquered and gilt-decorated two-draw telescope,
An early brass 19th-Century Regency period 15/8-inch lacquered and gilt-decorated two-draw telescope,

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An early brass 19th-Century Regency period 15/8-inch lacquered and gilt-decorated two-draw telescope,
signed on the primary draw-tube Fairey, London Improv'd Day or Night, with object glass and eyepiece dust slides, adjustable ray shade, the outer body-tube decorated with gilt foliage on a maroon ground, 39¼in. (99.7cm.) long extended, with the contemporary green leather-covered wood cylindrical carrying case -- 15in. (38cm.) long

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