Brass Spy Glass with your choice of Handcrafted Box. Antique look; brand new items.
This 10x power telescoping spyglass, is wrapped in brown leather and disassembles for cleaning. Old-world-like telescope measures 15-1/4" long x 1-3/8" wide, and weighs about 1/2 pound. Has good viewing quality and smooth movement.
Spyglasses were one of the essentials of seafaring life; introduced after Galileo's astronomical telescopes by the middle of the 18th century.
Box Options: choose one or the other box to go with your spyglass.
Larger Fancy Box:
Solid wood box measures 8-3/8" x 4" x 3" tall with a solid brass 2" anchor atop and all four corners with inlaid solid brass accents. Interior of box is black felt contoured perfectly for the collapsed spyglass.
Smaller Curved Top Box:
Solid wood box measures 7" x 2-3/8" x 2-3/8" tall and has a unique curved top. Interior of box is black felt contoured perfectly for the collapsed spyglass.
You can't miss with this portable telescope and one of these nice cases as a special gift for the executive, nautical person in home or office. Each box is slightly different than ones shown with variations of woodgrains and just as nice.