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Attribution
Attributed to Peter Dollond, English, 1730–1820
Title
Telescope with Sharkskin
Longue-vue en galuchat
Date
c. 1790
Medium
Brass, glass, leather, and shagreen
Dimensions
11 1/2 × 1 7/8 in. diameter (29.2 × 4.8 cm)
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, museum purchase funded by an anonymous donor at “One Great Night in November, 2018"

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2018.371
Classification
Tools, Implements & Weights
Provenance

Private collection, France; [Galerie Delalande, Paris, 2017]; purchased by MFAH, 2018.