Lot 405: Telescope. A 3-inch brass refracting telescope b J.H. Steward, London, signed on the back plate, the brass tube with star finder, rack and pinion focusing, on an oak stand with equitorial mount with three interchangeable lenses, contained in a pine case, 15cm high x 101cm wide x 18cm deep, with remains of sticker for 'Barnaby Bendall & Co., Cheltenham' label, A/F. James Henry Steward was primarily an optician and founded his business in 1852 until circa 1982. (1)
Dominic Winter's Fine Art & Antiques Auction July 2015
Thursday, 16th July 2015
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