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Telescope

1977.627 (RS116948)

Description

Single wooden cylinder fitted with brass enclosed eye piece and cylinder telescopic unit; eye piece and opposite lens with circular brass sliding covers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1745-1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Optical T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
TELESCOPE
telescopes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.627
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4325

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