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Multiple-Power Austrian Telescope
|Signature||Plossl in Wien|
|Primary Mirror Diameter||1.6in||41mm|
|This Austrian-made brass telescope has a round parallel barrel with a beveled objective lens cell. The objective lens is an achromatic doublet and has a push-on cap. It has three draws, with a small handle fitted to the largest draw. The eyepiece has a thumbwheel used to select between four different eye lenses. The four lenses are labeled 1 through 4 and have different magnifications. It is signed "Plossl in Wien" on the eyepiece draw with the eyepiece to the right.|
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