This achromatic telescope folds up small enough to fit into the pocket. It has a mahogany barrel and three brass draw tubes. The brass fittings include a sliding eyepiece cover and an objective lens cap, engraved Salom & Co. Edinburgh.
Measures 6" in length closed and 16" fully extended, 1 1/4" in diameter. Excellent condition having been professionally re-polished. Circa 1870.