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Seven foot Newtonian Telescope

Maker:  William Herschel




Seven foot Newtonian Telescope, made by William Herschel circa 1800. Mahogany octagonal tube with azimuth motions. Brass fittings and speculum metal mirror, diameter of object glass 6 1/5 inches. Length of tube 87 inches.

ID:  410



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