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W26-16 Two draw Spyglass c 1860,
The diameter of the achromatic objective is 1 1/8"; terrestrial eye piece and objective both have sliding covers. The body cover is black braided line with two small rope loops at each end of the telescope to attach a bridle for easy carrying. The brass finish is the original gold lacquer with some rubbing. The overall dimensions are 2 1/4" diameter, open length 32", and closed 14". On the inner draw tube is engraved "Day & Night"
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