Antique Officer of the Watch Telescope W. Ottway & Co London Royal Navy
Here is a fine example of WW2 Officer of the Watch nautical telescope made by W. Ottway Co Ltd Ealing London. The serial number 6353 and Broad Arrow is present on the majority of parts. The telescope is made of brass and German Silver (Nickel Silver) and covered with black leather cladding. The condition is very good and has sharp image (34 mm object lenses). The leather cladding was recently restored and the nickel silver body was polished by a fellow collector. This is a fully functional telescope in very good condition with smooth draw action. Dimensions: 25 1/2 inches open, 17 1/2 inches closed.