Binoculars: Dienstglas 7 x 50; 2015.151.33

Name/Title

Binoculars: Dienstglas 7 x 50

About this object

A pair of black binoculars in a leather case. Covered in a textured black resin. Leather neck strap. The right side has graduated range finding markings in a cross shape. Possibly used as night glasses.

Place Made

Germany

Medium and Materials

Metal, 1 - Binoculars
Glass, 1 - Binoculars
Leather/Natural Fibre/Textile, 2 - Case
Velvet/Natural Fibre/Textile, 2 - Case

Inscription and Marks

C. Smith 1 Gd = 15 min 15= 1, Annotation, Etched

Measurements

HxWxD (3D mm YxXxZ): H 66 x W 176 x D 193mm (H 2 5/8 x W 6 15/16 x D 7 5/8in)
HxWxD (3D mm YxXxZ): H 225 x W 207 x D 117mm (H 8 7/8 x W 8 1/8 x D 4 5/8in)

Subject and Association Keywords

[NAVIGATION]

Credit Line

From the Estate of Captain Charles Smith.

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

2015.151.33

Copyright Licence  

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