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Object Detail


A portable telescope with a wooden barrel and three extendable brass draw tubes. The telescope has a brass eyepiece with a sliding cover and a brass portion around the objective lens. " Cary / London " is engraved on the draw tube nearest the eyepiece.
Media/Materials
Credit Line
This telescope belonged to Frederic Alonzo Carrington who surveyed the site of New Plymouth in 1841.
Accession No
PA2005.027

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