Marine and Navigation
A pair of Prize Binoculars, Granville Regatta 1863.
by Fontana & Cie, Paris. Gilt brass with sliding sun shades, extending draw focus and maroon leather tubes. Engraved Regates de Granville 16 Aout 1863 and the coat of arms of the Municipality of Granville. In a marked leather case. Object lens 2in.(5cm)diam. 6x3.5x7in. (15x9x18cm)