Telescopes, Compasses, Sextents

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Floorstand Telescope - 20x magnification
Floorstand Telescope - 20x magnification
Instrument quality brass. Stand in rich rosewood, adjustable legs and solid brass fittings. Magnifies 20X. Sculptural classic décor aspects exceed practical value.
Dimensions: 64.5” x 37.5”
$450.00
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Bronze Spyglass
Bronze Spyglass
Made to store away as small as possible this is a marvel of hand tooled telescoping brass tubes. Pull out all the way and focus by adjusting the smallest eye-section. Feel like a sea captain scanning the horizon from a heaving aft-deck. Leather covered. Bronze finished.
Dimensions: 18” x 2.25”
$92.00
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Victorian Binoculars with Tripod
Victorian Binoculars with Tripod
Classic campaign glasses used by Victorian gentry and Army & Navy to observe while able to take notes and sketch. Sturdy 19th C. binoculars on elegant beautifully crafted mini-tripod. Binoculars were a Victorian invention and were much easier to use than the one lens drawn out telescope.
Dimensions: 6.5” x 5.5” x 16.3”
$157.00
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Bronze Spyglass & Stand
Bronze Spyglass & Stand
Made to store away as small as possible this is a marvel of hand tooled telescoping brass tubes. Pull out all the way and focus by adjusting the smallest eye-section. Feel like a sea captain scanning the horizon from a heaving aft-deck. Leather covered. Bronze finished. Includes Stand.
Dimensions: 18” x 2.25”
$143.00
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Sextant in Case
Sextant in Case
Charming pocket sextant as used by Victorian explorers and surveyors. Intricate and semi-functional, it has all the pieces needed to shoot the sun. A sextant defined latitude. A clock longitude. Defining the angle of Sun and Stars with the horizon was an important way to navigate and survey. A beautiful intricate little instrument with an interesting and ancient history.
Dimensions: 6” x 6” x 3.25
$150.00
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19th  C. Pocket Compass
19th C. Pocket Compass
A miniature travel version of the ancient mariner’s compass. A set of concentric gimbaled rings make sure the compass always hangs level, whatever the motion of the ship, balloon or stage coach. Wonderful, authentic accessory for travelers who have everything.
Dimensions: 1.7” x 2.8”
$39.00
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18th C. Sundial & Compass
18th C. Sundial & Compass
Our travel sundial needs a compass to find north. Raising the triangular gnomon upright while pointing the compass needle North will show the time. The correct time will show only if the local latitude correspondes to angle of gnomon. Bronze dry compass, hand colored reproduction compass cards. Hand aged and hand polished.
Dimensions: 1.0” x 3.3”
$54.00
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