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Antique Lord Bury 4 Draw Telescope, English, Leather, Steward, Victorian c.1870 (1 of 11)
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London Fine Ltd
London Fine Ltd is located in Hele, United Kingdom

Antique Lord Bury 4 Draw Telescope, English, Leather, Steward, Victorian c.1870

REF: 18.8092 / LA382162
£985
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Description
This is an antique Lord Bury 4 draw telescope. An English, leather and brass terrestrial or astronomical refractor by J.H. Steward of London, dating to the Victorian period, circa 1870. Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky. A captivating and pleasingly tactile Victorian telescope Displaying a desirable aged patina, in very good order. Dashing appearance, dressed discretely in quality black leather. Polished brass draw barrels show bright golden tones Protective leather end caps for the front element and eye cup. Presenting a clear, bright optical performance with a 40mm (1.5") primary objective lens. Swivel type dust cover to the concentric ring decorated eyecup. Each of the four draw tubes offer a reassuring pull. Engraved brass plaque to the primary barrel with maker's mark and serial number 948 Reads; 'The Lord Bury Telescope, Sole Manufacturer - J.H Steward, 406 Strand, London Further engraved maker's mark to the first draw tube in flowing cursive font. Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display. This is a delightful antique Lord Bury 4 draw telescope, with a superb leather dressed barrel and eye caps. Delivered polished and ready for use or display.

measurements

Height:
4 cm
Width:
25.5 cm
Depth:
83.5 cm

declaration

London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Antique Lord Bury 4 Draw Telescope, English, Leather, Steward, Victorian c.1870 (LA382162) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1870

condition

Presented in very good antique condition.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1870

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location

This Antique Lord Bury 4 Draw Telescope, English, Leather, Steward, Victorian c.1870 is located in Hele, United Kingdom