Folding Telescope in Leather Case
This handsome folding telescope in a brown leather casing is compact enough to fit on a shelf or in a desk drawer, or in luggage.
- On expeditions, space on ships was always at a premium. Folding telescopes were treasured by officers who worked in cramped conditions
- Focus by extending all 3 sections and adjust by sliding the section closest to the eye
- Leather casing has a carry handle
- Metal, glass and leather
- Dimensions: 42 x 5cm | 16.5 x 2 in (fully extended)
- Weighs 0.7kg | 1.5lbs
Discover more about telescopes and their history. Visit the National Maritime Museum and Royal Observatory Greenwich to see the telescopes in our collection.