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Inv. 3449.8
V.18 Eyepiece tube
End of the seventeenth century - First half of the eighteenth century
Cardboard, wood, leather, Florentine paper
Length 102 mm


Eyepiece tube intended for a telescope of great size. It is covered with red marbled paper and has at one end a section covered in green leather with gold decorations. It has no eyepiece lenses, but has an end cover.

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