English, 19th C. Fleming, London brass and brown leather imperial rifle telescope of cylindrical form with three collaspible and fitted metal shafts that extend to leather wrapped end with lens. Engraved on inner most tube "Fleming London Imp'l Rifle Telescope" in script. Leather wrap with loop for holstering. Collasped telescope measures 11" long, diameter of end 1.9". Fully extended telescope measures 30.125" long.
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