Lot 6081

Two "Doppelfernrohre 74" 5x32, Galilean telescopes Mod. C91, Goerz, Berlin, Imperial German Army, circa 1880

A Viennese Collection of Binoculars | A92f | Live auction | 324 Lots

Description

1) The only marking being "C.P.GOERZ BERLIN" on the eye cups. The original finish, leather cover and paint, very well preserved. Production in 1880.
2) SN 16147. The upper rigid bridge marked "Dienst Glas", the quick draw device "BERLIN", the lower hing plate "U.F./16147/K", laterally unit markings "31.R.10.17.". The original finish, leather cover and paint, with signs of wear.
Common to both telescopes: smooth centre focus operation, brass body, contoured eye cups. Length 96 to 143 mm. Weight 460 g, transparency 1-2, rarity 5.

Condition: I - II Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 5 pm (CET). Lot no. 6001 - 6324. The pre-sale view will take place from 9 - 14 May 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).