- This small and dome circular metal disk, with hole in the center, came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- telescope attachment
- overall: 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 3.175 cm
- ID Number
- accession number
- catalog number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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- Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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