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Maker:
G. Rodenstock  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 5 in x 3 in; 17.78 cm x 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
field glasses
binoculars set
Description:
This a black metal instrument with black leather covering the barrels. The eye end of the left prism housing is marked “RODENSTOCK / 10E7(?)” and the right has text in Arabic, with star and crescent symbol. There is a center focus, and fine adjustment at the eyepieces.
The Rodenstock optical firm began in Würzburg in 1877, and later established offices and factories in Regen and in Munich. It is still in business, and run by descendants of the founders.
Location:
Currently not on view
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN80503W01
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Optics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-bfbe-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1435941