This is an antique astronomical / library telescope for terrestrial or astronomical use c1870. This large Victorian telescope has a brass stem with iron cabriole triform legs. This telescope has seen use over its 140 years and has a few dings and dents but the objective lens and sight are in very good condition. The rack and pinion fine focus works effectively, and the spare lens has a dark filter.
The size of the instrument. Length: 98cm extending to 142cm (approx). The telescope is with its original fitted box. Overall a good looking and functional item or decorative piece. If you wish to return an item in the condition it was sent please advise me within 7 days of its receipt.If on a rare occasion an item has been wrongly described please contact me immediately to arrange its return. Should a parcel seem to be taking a long time to reach its destination I will always help you to track its progress, but, when leaving feedback ratings , particularly regarding despatch times, please remember that delays caused by the postal service/s are out of my control. Antique and vintage items by their very nature have been previously used/owned and had many years of use invariably leaves marks We endeavor to describe all items accurately but do not expect any antique /vintage items to be in "As new condition".
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Marine/Maritime". The seller is "tertiusarctos" and is located in Weston super Mare. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Chile.