A Good Rosewood Brewster-type Stereoscope / Stereo Viewer For Sale
A Good Rosewood Brewster-Type Stereoscope/Viewer
Description: Offered is a good Brewster-type stereoscope/viewer in French polished rose wood. The viewer is of typical form with the two angled lenses at the front on a fold down panel with a small brass catch at the top. The swept body has a shaped door with a ivo-bone-ery nob at the top and a glass mirror to the underside. Inside the viewer is a black plated wooden plate seperating the two sides. At the back is a ground glass screen and at the side is a slot to take the cards.
The viewer comes with 5 various stereo views, a glass slide of breaking waves, a domestic victorian sceen of people using a stereoscope, Tintern Abbey, Victorans watching a play called 'He Would Be An Actor', dated 1869 and another domestic Victorian sceen.
Condition: cosmetically the stereoscope is good with some old repairs to the wooden frame around the lenses. Optically the lenses are both good and clear with no noticable chips. Mechanically (ie the hinges) everything is good and tight and works well.
Viewer Width - 16cm
Shipping Costs & Insurance (Aproximate please email for exact costs).
Insurance - insurance is included in the postage charge. If there is any damage you MUST keep the packaging for inspection by the carrier and let them know as soon as possible.
UK - Special Delivery - £6.50
Europe - DHL £12.50
USA - FedEx £14.90
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We do not charge shipping costs for any additional items in the same order.
We will ship all our goods on the Friday following receipt of payment.
We ship all our goods by Registered Mail. Insurance is included
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We have now been shipping items all over the world for a number of years and in that time we have come to expect the worst that the postal services can put our packages through. For that reason we always double box our items, we never send instruments packed in their wooden box; we always try to dismantle items before packing and shipping to reduce the likelyhood of damage; we pack each item according to its individual requirements.
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A Good Rosewood Brewster-type Stereoscope / Stereo Viewer: $81