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1977.252 (RS116487)

Description

round pine case covered in leather and fitted at either end with brass fixture and glass lenses.

Details

Maker
Ayscough (Maker)
Date
1745-1775
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
leather
pine (wood)
Object type
Optical T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Glass
glass (material)
Leather
leather
Pine
pine (wood)
TELESCOPE
telescopes
Dimensions
1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.252
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3910

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