Gregorian reflecting brass telescope

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Date: 1780

Height: 14inch (35.56 cms)
Width: 18inch (45.72 cms)
Diameter: 3.00inch (7.62 cms)

A good example of a 3" telescope in the manner of George Adams in good original condition and retaining most of the lacquer.

The 3" alt-azimuth Gregorian telescope with fine focusing by threaded rod attached to the exterior of the tube, with ring turned lens cap. Mounted on an elaborately turned brass stem and folding tripod feet.

Origin: England