A RARE PAIR OF ASTRONOMICAL 12-24-42x60 VARIABLE MAGNIFICATION BINOCULARS, MODEL 'STARMORBI', serial no. 1534,
circa 1925 and designed for astronomical observation, of roof-prism design with jointed barrels with central bar and peg mount, the ocular lenses housed on rotating mounts, each mount sporting an individually focusing eye-piece for 12, 24 and 42 magnifications, the central mount marked with the Carl Zeiss Jena trademark above 'STARMORBI' and the serial number, the barrels and prism housings finished in a black stippled covering, the remainder in gloss black, retaining their original spring steel objective lens caps, original hard rubber cups for the ocular lenses and contained in a later possibly custom made leather carry-case, overall length of binoculars 19in., weight without case approx. 14lbs. and complete with a 'Velbon' aluminium tripod adapted for same
Please click HERE to view Terms & Conditions. Please note all Lots are listed in accordance with UK Law, for overseas buyers, please ensure you are familiar with your relevant local firearms and customs regulations before bidding.