Marine telescope - Brass - circa 1900

Marine telescope - Brass - circa 1900

A handheld telescoping spyglass with no visible maker's mark

May have belonged to Charles W.R. Royds.

Both the eyepiece and the surround for the objective lens are brass and the tubular body is wrapped in light brown woven wool blanket fabric that has been roughly hand stitched with cotton thread along the seam
And has leather brown strap missing clasp

Length closed 75 cm or 29.5 inch
Open 93 cm or 36.5 inch
Eyelet; 2 cm
Lens: 3 cm

Delivery tracked

Lot details
Marine telescope
Estimated Period
circa 1900
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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