Lookout's Spyglass
Lookout's Spyglass

Lookout's Spyglass

Regular price $240.00

           “ ‘Land Ho!’ As much as I have loved the sea and will always be ready to leave myself to her whims, these words brought warmth to me whenever I heard them. Up in the crowsnest, our lookout loves every moment of his task. He’d spend hours on end singing and badgering the lot of us completely out of harm's way and would always get to announce our arrival so that when he would join us we’d be in too good spirits to knock him down a peg. Once an academic, he studied astronomy and fancied himself the next Galileo but quickly gave up on that dream as the local girls found him dreary. Still, he spent time in his loft studying the stars with his homemade spyglass wondering just how far they were…..”

Material: brass

Magnification: 9x

Size: 35x135-340mm

Weight: 0.47lb (0.214kg)