Binoculars; [?]; [?]; CT01.3099

Name/Title

Binoculars

About this object

Binoculars; a pair of World War One field binoculars, used by William Bradfield, a Rifleman in J Company of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade. Bradfield's name and initials are stamped on the binoculars and their brown, leather case.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
processed material, leather

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on case: "Wm. Bradfield. 53308"

Impressed on case: "W. B."

Impressed on binoculars: "Wm. / BRADFIELD / 53308 / J / 27th"

Technique

stamped

Technique

stitched

Technique

impressed

Measurements

h 130mm x l 150mm x w 75mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

modern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

instrument

Object number

CT01.3099

Rights

All rights reserved

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