Picking up a binocle, which lay on the table, he turned to look toward Mt. HoodSublime!
Here he plants his binocle on his nose, leans back and stares at me.
binocle, bin′o-kl, n. a telescope through which an object can be viewed with both eyes at the same time.
Something seems to attract his gaze, for he holds the binocle steadily toward the south.