A large, battered brass telescope with no markings. The glass is missing from both ends.
See full details

Object detail

Credit line
A note in the old museum accession register says this telescope was "used to watch the 'rebel' Maoris during the wars 1862 (sic)." The note also records that it was the "property of Raniera Ngaire Tuterangi Tuterangi a Rangitara (sic)". It was deposited in Taranaki Museum in 1924.
Accession number


My shortlist

Explore other objects by colour

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.