Antique Telescope, H Hughes And Son, London, Officer Of The Watch, Early C20th

Antique Telescope, H Hughes And Son, London, Officer Of The Watch, Early C20th

£575.00
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Hele, United Kingdom
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About this item

This is an antique telescope, a single draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English, 'Officer of the Watch' telescope dating to the early 20th century.

Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky.

Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance
Parallel, leather-clad, primary barrel in good order
Nickel-plated draw tube and sunshade
Withdraws with a smooth action, easy to focus

30mm (1.25") objective lens
Presents a good, sharp and bright image
Engraved 'H. Hughes and Son Ltd, London, No. 8687, Made in Great Britain'
Complete with leather lens cap and sliding dust cover

Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display

An historic, period piece fine to use today that displays well.

Dimensions:
Closed Length: 46cm (18'')
Max Drawn Length: 60.5cm (23.75'')
Objective Glass Diameter: 30mm (1.25'')

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Our Ref: 18.5081

Dimensions

W3.0 x H3.0 x D60.5 cm

Condition

Used

Wear condition

Good

Date of manufacture

Unknown

Period

Unknown

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Seller is VAT registered

SKU

48067681
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