Solid Brass Spyglass with Lacquer and Accompanying Belt Carry Case Pouch.
Spyglasses as this were one of the essentials of seafaring life; introduced after Galileo's astronomical telescopes by the middle of the 18th century.
This terrific 10x power, old-world-like telescope outstretched, measures almost 14 inches long x 1-3/8 inches wide, and weighs about 1 pound. Approximately 6" retracted length. Has excellent viewing quality and smooth movement.
You cannot miss with this as a special gift for the executive, nautical person or collector in home or office. Also great for viewing events like sports, bird watching or concerts. Disassembles for cleaning. Very well made.
NOTE: getting low in quantity.