Our Stock # 18.7660. This is an antique three draw telescope. An English, brass terrestrial refractor by Ross of London, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation.
Equally suitable for observing the night sky. Appealing antique telescope from a renowned maker. Displaying a desirable aged patina throughout.Silvered brass finish offering bright, reflective tones. Clear, bright objective with 40mm diameter.
Front element protected by sliding sun shade in blackened finish. Primary barrel dressed in a deep black leather covering. Flared eye-cup with sliding dust cover and superb, concentric ring finish. Of three draw form, the whole drawing smoothly - some resistance to sun shade. The draw tube engraved with the Ross London mark and serial number 31389.
Tube also engraved with the monogram of HJP. Corresponding leather case with carry strap adds further field appeal. Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass'Captain's Stand' for display. This is a quality antique three draw telescope by Ross of London with a useful leather carry case ideal for field use. Delivered ready to be displayed or enjoyed.Dimensions: Closed Length: 25.5cm (10'') Fully Drawn Length: 82cm (32.25'') Objective Diameter: 4cm (1.5''). We offer a prompt and economical worldwide service, please Let us know your country and zip / post code and we will get the best possible service and cost for you. Please do ask, we'd love to hear from you.
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The seller is "londonfine" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.