Large, Antique Telescope Tripod, English, Pine, Observatory, Rack, circa 1900

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Specifications

Material Pine Wood
Room Living Room
Dimensions H 149 cm x W 90.5 cm x D 111 cm
Product Code ‌KCLF669

Description

This is a large, antique telescope tripod. An English, pine observatory rack dating to the late 19th century, circa 1900. Original painted finished displays a desirable aged patina A rare, observatory telescope rack in large proportion Highly adjustable and collapsible for transportation Variable angle telescope platform, with a pair of rests suitable for an astronomical telescope Rests support a telescope with a maximum diameter of 12.5cm (5") Fine adjustment possible, threaded bar absent Pleasingly geometric tripod base Rear leg braced with a pair of screw-fastened stanchions This is a rare and generously proportioned antique telescope tripod, well suited for use with a contemporary telescope. Delivered ready for observational use. Dimensions: Max width 90.5cm (35.75'') Max depth 111cm (43.75'') Max height 149cm (58.75'') We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques.

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