Lovely early brass 4 draw telescope by L. Casella, London.
Lovely early brass 4 draw telescope by Louis Casella, London. The brass sections folding into a conveniently small package for transport. In an old leather casing. Producing a strong clear image. Stamped No. 55. L. Casella Maker to The Admiralty & Ordnance London
Louis Pascal Casella was born in 1809 in Edinburgh whose mother was the daughter of general George Ramsay of Edinburgh who was the Governor of Nova Scotia from 1816 to 1820, Governor General of British North America from 1820 to 1828 and later Commander-in-Chief Died 1896
Size 10 x 3 x 3 inches opening to 32 inches long (25 x 6 x 6 cm opening to 81 cm
Stock no. 6016