This is a genuine military issue of WW2 MKII Scout Regiment H.G.P. 3-Draw Brass Military Telescope which was produced in 1945. The telescope is in excellent working condition with bright sharp images. Serial number 22418.
Engraved on the first draw:
TEL. SCT. REGTS. MKII
O.S. 126. G.A.
REGD. No. 22418
Magnification: estimated around 35x
Objective lens dimeter: 48mm
3-draw brass tubes with original blackening surface.
Telescope length when full extended: 76cm (30 in.)
Telescope length when compacted: 26.5cm (10.4 in.)
Maximum diameter at front: 6cm
The front barrel and the dew-shade have thick layer of dark brown protection.
Weight: 1.1 kg
This telescope is in very good working condition for its age.
No damage or dents to the brass body and the telescope draws glide smoothly.
No chips or any damage to scope lenses and no fungus on the internal lenses. The external and internal optics have been cleaned. The telescope gives a bright sharp image.
General wear and tear to the scope surface appropriate with age and military service. The front lens cap and eyepiece cover are missing.
Please see photos for further details.