Object Title

Telescopic sight

Telescopic sight

Date

1871-1899

Object Number

XIII.1159

Provenance

Purchased 18 August 2003

Physical Description

An early optical sight by Fraser comprising a blued steel tube, with sliding eyepiece for focussing, the eyepiece having a protective leather ring around it. There are two clamp-type mounting blocks

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 304.8 mm (12 in)

Inscriptions and Marks

Daniel Fraser, Edinburgh

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Formerly deposit B.0324/1.