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    antique seven draw pocket telescope, j.b. dancer, manchester, circa 1845

    Antique Antique Seven Draw Pocket Telescope, J.B. Dancer, Manchester, Circa 1845

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    Our Stock # 18.5078

    This is an antique seven draw pocket telescope by noted Victorian manufacturer, J.B. Dancer Manchester, a refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1845. 

    Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife stalking, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky.

    • Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance
    • Made by noted Victorian manufacturer J.B. Dancer, Manchester
    • Inscribed 'J.B. Dancer, Manchester, To adjust by sliding in the second draw'
    • Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display

    • Parallel, leather clad, primary barrel in good order
    • Withdraws with a smooth action, easy to focus
    • Four lens eyepiece and flared eyecup
    • 34mm (1.25") achromatic, objective lens with lens cap

    An antique seven draw pocket telescope presented in fine working order. An historic, period piece fine to use today.

    Dimensions:
    Closed Length: 13cm (5'')
    Fully Drawn Length: 59.5cm (23.5'')
    Objective Glass Diameter: 34mm (1.25'')

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    Antique Seven Draw Pocket Telescope, J.B. Dancer, Manchester, Circa 1845

    Price: £995.00

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