Telescope

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1745-1775

GUSN

GUSN-3910

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

telescopes
brass (alloy)
glass (material)
leather
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Brass
Glass
Leather
Pine
TELESCOPE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Ayscough (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Dimensions

1.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.252