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Lot #39
DepartmentInstrument
Sold For$650.00(hammer price)
 $780.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedSeptember 19, 2019

Description

SINGLE-DRAW TELESCOPE BY NEGUS 19th Century
Brass tube with canvas wrap. Engraved Negus New York". Purportedly belonged to a whaling captain. Length extended 37.25".
Provenance:
The Spy Glass, Chatham, Massachusetts.

The Collection of Paul Vardeman."

Condition

Optics in working order. Front lens cover missing. Minor wear.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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