Late 19th and early 20th century telescopes are becoming increasingly difficult to find in good original condition, particularly from a pedigreed instrument maker like Dolland
Presented is a very large, high quality, British Naval pattern, single draw telescope from one of the British’s best know makers, Dolland of London.
DIMENSIONS: It measures 25 1/4” extended.
Weighs 2 lbs 8 oz
Although the optics of many of these antique marine telescopes of that period are not functioning as originally designed, they make beautiful vintage reminders of the period and their use at sea. They should be appreciated for their historical significance and dramatic aesthetics they bring to any nautical collection or decor.
MARKINGS: In Script: Dolland London Day or Night