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Antique Telescope, English, Single Draw Refractor, T Harris & Son London, c.1810 - London Fine Antiques

Antique Telescope, English, Single Draw Refractor, T Harris & Son London, c.1810

£695.00

Our Stock # 18.5059

This is an antique telescope, an English single draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use by T Harris & Son, London and dating to circa 1810.

Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky. Supplied ready to enjoy; Fully inspected and lenses cleaned by our in-house restorer.

  • Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance
  • Tapered, wooden primary barrel
  • Single, brass draw tube in good order
  • 38mm, 1.5" achromatic objective lens
  • Sliding dust cover to objective lens
  • Swivel dust cover to flared eye cup
  • Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display

Engraved 'T Harris & Son, London', an historic, period piece as good to use today as it was two hundred years ago.

Dimensions:
Closed Length: 49.5cm (19.5'')
Max Drawn Length: 79.5cm (31.25'')
Objective Lens Diameter: 38mm (1.5'')

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