~ c1910 Brass Wray Broadhurst Clarkson & Company Telescope ~
A exceptionally beautiful and flawlessly designed c1910 Black Wray Broadhurst Clarkson and Company achromatic day time telescope made by the renowned company of 63 Farringdon Road, London (at this address from 1908 to 1918). It comes with a wooden carrying case and a wooden tripod. It has been designed in brass with sophisticated bronze fixtures. Every single detail is of the highest quality.
It comes with different optics with various magnification, lens cap and sun shade.
The telescope is in clean condition and the optics are first rate.
~ Dimensions ~
Tripod Height 69″ (175cm)
Lens Diameter 4″ (10cm)
Telescope Length (with sunshade) 84.5″ (209cm)
Box Length 57″ (145cm) x 12″ (38cm) Width x 7.5″ (19cm) Depth
Fields of view of the eyepieces (unchecked) :-
30x – 1 degree 08′ 45″
60x – 41″
120x – 23″
200x (Marked As) – 18″
240x (Unmarked) – 7″
~ Condition ~
The Telescope is in very good condition but has some light surface wear to the exterior. The lenses all look to be in good condition and the stand is lovely and sturdy. The telescope is missing the turning knob on the yoke but it is otherwise intact. The box is worn but still strong.