Telescope


Title
Telescope
Description
The telescope in Hope's collection was made by the Dollond company of London, probably in the early 1800s. It is made of brass with an adjustable three-legged stand. Telescopes or spyglasses sometimes show up in estate inventories of the period alongside other scientific instruments or books. The accompanying video describes the telescope and other scienticifc items from Stone's estate.
Date
1800-1825
Original Format
equipment
Extent
Local Identifier
Historic Hope Plantation
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
Historic Hope Plantation
Rights
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