Attributed to Peter Dollond
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Telescope with Sharkskin
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Attributed to Peter Dollond, English, 1730–1820
Telescope with SharkskinLongue-vue en galuchat
- c. 1790
- Brass, glass, leather, and shagreen
- 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
- Tools, Implements & Weights
Private collection, France; [Galerie Delalande, Paris, 2017]; purchased by MFAH, 2018.