Astronomical Refracting Telescope

Astronomical refracting telescope

19th century Made by E. Ducretet, France Musée de la civilisation, Séminaire de Québec collection, 1993.12781.1-10 This telescope attests to the astronomy practiced by the community of priests at the Séminaire de Québec.

E. Ducretet, France
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