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Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (1 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (2 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (3 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (4 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (5 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (6 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (7 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (8 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (9 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (10 of 11)
Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (11 of 11)
London Fine Ltd
London Fine Ltd is located in Hele, United Kingdom

Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920

REF: 18.7959 / LA379867
£985
€1178
$1337
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Description
This is an antique Ross of London telescope. An English, brass three draw terrestrial refractor, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky. An attractive antique telescope from a renowned maker. Displays a desirable aged patina throughout. Silvered brass finish presents bright, reflective tones. Clear, bright objective with a large 50mm (2") diameter Front element protected by a generous sliding sun shade. Fascinating tapering primary barrel dressed in a black crackle finish. Flared eye-cup with sliding dust cover and eye-catching concentric ring finish of three draw form, the whole drawing with a reassuringly firm action The final draw tube engraved with the Ross London mark and serial number 33079 Tube also engraved to the underside with the monogram of H.W.C. Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display This is a quality antique Ross of London telescope with an appealing tapering profile, large objective diameter and tactile finish. Delivered ready to be displayed or enjoyed. Dimensions: Closed Length: 26.5cm (10.5'') Fully Drawn Length: 83cm (32.75'') Primary Objective Diameter: 50mm (2'')

measurements

Height:
1 cm
Width:
1 cm
Depth:
1 cm

declaration

London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 (LA379867) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1920

condition

Presented in very good antique condition.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1920

delivery

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location

This Antique Ross Telescope, English, 3 Draw, Terrestrial Refractor, Early 20th, 1920 is located in Hele, United Kingdom