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Sturmans Antiques Ltd
Sturmans Antiques Ltd is located in Hawes, United Kingdom

Superb Antique London Star Gazer's Telescope

REF: 34056 / LA334985
£1150
€1329
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Description
A superb and very original Victorian period star gazers telescope and stand by highly regarded maker John Browning Of London. Polished brass retractable main telescope with secondary 'spotter' telescope to the side. Sat on a revolving angle adjustable mount with telescopic guide rail. Original mahogany adjustable tripod and second table top cast iron and brass tripod included. Bears the makers mark ' John Browning London' on the surround of the eye piece. Full working order with lenses in excellent condition. John Browning Of London was a highly regarded in his profession and was the son of William Spencer Browning. John Browning was a supplier of telescopes to the Royal Observatory Greenwich along with many other prominent scientists of the time. Measures 4' long or 5' 6" fully extended. 59" high on stand. Table top stand 24" diameter.

measurements

Height:
59 in
Width:
24 in
Depth:
24 in

declaration

Sturmans Antiques Ltd has clarified that the Superb Antique London Star Gazer's Telescope (LA334985) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1880

additional info

Material:
Brass
Origin:
English
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1880

delivery

UK delivery available £60

location

This Superb Antique London Star Gazer's Telescope is located in Hawes, United Kingdom

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