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Title
1728 Refracting Telescope
Date Created and/or Issued
1728
Contributing Institution
San José Public Library. California Room
Collection
Historic Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact the California Room
Description
Long focal length refracting telescope, 1728. The lenses for this instrument were by Francesco Campani, Italian lens maker of Bologna. From Hesperi et Phosphori nova Phenomena by Francesco Bianchini. (Rome, 1728). Engraving.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Mictrotek ArtixScan M2 2400dpi RGB
Extent
4 x 3.25 in.
Identifier
http://digitalcollections.sjlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/arbuckle/id/1273
Language
English
Subject
Lantern slides
Projectors
Telescopes
Lantern projection
Place
Italy
Source
historic photographs

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