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Civil War-Era Binoculars and Spyglass Telescopes, Lot of Five
7/28/2014 - American History: Timed Online Auction
Lot of 5, including:

Two-section brass and wood spyglass engraved Jones London / Day or Night; 36 in. fully extended.

Six-section brass and leather spyglass, unmarked; 33 in. fully extended with hood.

Three-section brass and wood spyglass stamped OSBORNE; 19 in. fully extended.

Early 20th century binocular field glasses marked "Hezzanith", by Heath & Co., New Eltham, London.

Binoculars by Derogy / Optician, Paris, accompanied by the original leather case.


Condition:  
All with signs of use including scratches, ents, and general exterior wear.  Both binoculars with good lenses giving a clear view.  All three spyglasses with fogged or soiled lenses, unable to produce a cealr view without cleaning or repair.
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