A vintage A FRANKS LTD MANCHESTER 20X power 3-draw brass telescope. The telescope has 35mm objective lens and it is in good working order.
Engraved on first drawer:
A. FRANKS LTD.
Objective lens diameter: 35mm
3-draw (4 sections) brass tubes.
Telescope length when fully extended: 580mm (22.8 in.)
Telescope length when compacted: 200mm (7.9 in.)
Main body diameter: 41mm
Black leather bound on main barrel.
This telescope is in very good working condition. No damage to the scope body and to brass tubes. All drawers glide smoothly.
No chips or damage to scope lenses and no fungus on the internal lenses. All internal lenses have been cleaned. The telescope gives clear images.
General wear and tear appropriate with age and use.
Please see photos for further details.
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