A 2-1/2-inch Merz astronomical refracting telescope on stand,  German,  circa 1870.
Lot 61
A 2-1/2-inch Merz astronomical refracting telescope on stand, German, circa 1870.
Sold for £7,800 (US$ 13,110) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 2-1/2-inch Merz astronomical refracting telescope on stand, German, circa 1870.
signed on the lens G & S Merz Munchen, the tube with star finder mounted in parallel and side aperture with set of coloured filters and oil illuminant in gimbals, supported in equatorial mount with two circle of degrees and large counter weight, on substantial brass mounted mahogany tripod, in case with accessories, length of tube 48in (122cm)
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