Tabletop Reflector Telescope B. Martin Brass Glass London England 1800

Code :  OGANOG0113946

600.00
Tabletop Reflector Telescope B. Martin Brass Glass London England 1800

Code :  OGANOG0113946

600.00

Tabletop Reflector Telescope B. Martin Brass Glass London England 1800

Features

Time:  XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Origin:  Londra, Inghilterra

Material:  Brass , Glass

Description

Tabletop reflector telescope (Gregorian) in brass, resting on a brass tripod and signed "B. Martin London” on the front end cover. The tripod base features foldable cabriole legs, and the well-turned support pillar has an opening in its base to allow the insertion of a tool to which the column can be attached. Benjamin Martin was certainly one of the best optical instrument manufacturers of the 18th century and he is known for having worked in Fleet Street (London) from 1756 to 1777.

Product Condition:
The object shows signs of wear due to age. It may require restoration. Any damage or loss is displayed as completely as possible in the pictures. Product with a Certificate of Authenticity and Lawful Origin.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 42
Depth: 55

Maximum size (cm):
Diameter: 8,5

Additional Information

Time: XVIII Century - from 1701 to 1800

Material:

Brass

Glass

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