Reference numberCLP/20/61/2
TitleDrawing, Way to manage long telescopes by Robert Hooke
Date17th century
DescriptionThis image carries the endorsement 'Figure of a way to manage Long Telescopes. II. 31. N[ot] P[rinted]' depicts a telescope Robert Southwell encountered while in Italy and and is referred to in a letter he wrote to Robert Boyle (BL 6, fos 54-5. Fol/2).

Subject: Astronomy
Physical descriptionInk on paper
NotesThis figure, 'of a way to manage a long telescope', has been removed from the volume and is in an envelope on the same Archive Store shelf.
Access statusOpen
Related materialA simplified version of this image exists with the title 'Draft of a Concerted Tube at Florence' in the papers collected by Robert Southwell.
Related records in the catalogueCLP/20/61
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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