A refracting telescope and tripod, by W. Gilbert & Son, London mid 19th century,
Lot 112W
A refracting telescope and tripod, by W. Gilbert & Son, London mid 19th century,
Sold for £960 (US$ 1,491) inc. premium

Lot Details
A refracting telescope and tripod, by W. Gilbert & Son, London mid 19th century,
with three eyepieces, finder with two eyepieces, two associated caps, the tapered polished mahogany body with laquered brass (faded) bands, rack and pinion focusing, on matching tripod with cast iron top forks (one leg bolt missing) - tube length 67in. (170cm)
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