Model telescope

Model of Herschel's 40ft telescope, structure in unpainted wood. Telescope painted bottle green. In model, there are two small contemporary figures. Ground represents gravel and grass.

Object Details

ID: AST0020
Collection: Astronomical and navigational instruments
Type: Model telescope
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Allen, H. R.
Date made: 1974
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Overall: 681 mm x 933 mm x 933 mm

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