A superb “Watkins of London” brass and mahogany Telescope.
The telescope dates back to c.1840, it was used as a prop in Gilbert and Sullivans
“Midshipmate C.Wesley H.M.S Pinafore 4th November 1933 From Mr C. Frizzell “
The Telescope has a maker label to the other side
“Watkins Charing Cross London”
It measures 5x5 and stands 37cm high, 68.5 when extended.