A James Chapman 2-inch brass refracting telescope on stand,  English,  late 18th century,
Lot 141W
A James Chapman 2-inch brass refracting telescope on stand, English, late 18th century,
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
Lot Details
A James Chapman 2-inch brass refracting telescope on stand, English, late 18th century,
signed Made by Jas. Chapman, St Catherine's London, the tube with rack and pinion focusing mounted on bracket and tapering column above folding tripod with steadying strut, on mahogany case with two eyepieces and R B Bate trade label, tube 30in (76cm) long

Footnotes

  • James Chapman is recorded as having a workshop at St Catherine's from 1774-1796.
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