This is a reproduction in brass of a portable table top tripod stand maritime telescope. Quality optics creates a magnification of 12 x. The objective lens is protected by a press fit cap. The height may be adjusted to 12 inches by fully extending the tripod legs. Ideal for decor and gifting, the focus is adjusted by rotating the threaded section near the eyepiece. The extended length of the telescope is 10 inches. It telescope stands 12 inches high mounted on the tripod.