Short, James, 1734
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Basic Info

Maker: Short, James

Year: 1734

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Manufacturing Location: Edinburgh, Scotland

Signature: JAMES SHORT EDINBURGH 1734 . 7 . 14

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No stand present.

Collection: Coll. Willach

Accession #: 73

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Earliest surviving James Short, # 14. Has three screw, all tree of earliest Short scopes have this screw.

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Objective type: unknown reflector

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Materials: wood, brass, speculum, glass

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