Are you looking for a powerful and antique telescope? Look no further than this large Victorian marine telescope with a mahogany tube and brass lens barrel. This rare and stunning piece of history has a high magnification of 30x or 35x, and delivers clear and sharp images of the distant objects. It dates back to the Victorian era, and is in good working order. Don’t miss this opportunity to own a unique and beautiful Victorian marine telescope!
Some Main Features:
Product model: Single brass draw mahogany telescope (no markings)
Main telescope length when closed: 64cm, or 25 inches.
Telescope length when fully extended: 82cm, or 32.3 inches.
Magnifications: estimated approx. 30x to 35x
Objective lens dimeter: 50mm
Brass objective lens cover / sunshade with sliding cap
Eyepiece diameter: 11mm
Sliding brass eyepiece cover
Telescope tube diameter (measured at the front): 62mm (2.4 inch)
Mahogany main telescope body with leather bound protection.
Weight: approx. 1.2 kg (2.6 lb.)
This telescope is in good working condition for its age with very clear images.
This telescope is in excellent condition, with no damage to the lenses or the body. The leather and brass show some signs of age, but they add to the charm and authenticity of this rare piece. The tube slides smoothly for focusing, and the lenses are clean and clear. You can enjoy stunning views of the faraway objects with this high-power telescope, which has a magnification of about 30x or 35x. However, you may need a stand or a support to hold this long and heavy telescope steady. This is a great opportunity to own a unique and beautiful Victorian marine telescope that is both functional and collectible. Check out the photos for more details.