19th c. Brass LeMaire Fabt Paris Binoculars and Case c.1880
An antique pair of brass binoculars marked on the eyepiece with "LeMair Fabt Paris". The objective lenses are 40mm in diameter and their optics are good. The barrels are all brass and probably were covered in leather at one point. The black metal focus wheel works well. Original leather case with brass embossed honey bee.
- CREATOR LeMaire Fabt, Paris.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1880s.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Brass, Metal, Optical Glass.
- CONDITION Good. With appropriate patina for age.
DIMENSIONS H 3 in. x W 4 in. x D 1.5 in.