Metal, glass, cotton, rubber
closed: 14 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 12 in. ( 36.8 x 44.4 x 30.5 cm )
typewritten: on paper label affixed near one end of telescope: "This telescope was on the 'REINA MERCEDES', of the / Spanish Fleet, sunk at Santiago, July 5th, 1898."
Metal and glass telescope on table-top tripod stand attached with cotton straps.
Gift of Mrs. James G. Harbord
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