Binoculars, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

Binoculars used by balloonist T.S.C. Lowe during the Civil War

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Physical Description:
Black metal field glasses, double telescope; 10 inches high x 4 inches wide.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Looking at Earth

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
Steel, Skin, Brass, Glass
Dimensions
Approximate: 5.4 x 25.4 x 11.75cm (2 1/8in. x 10in. x 4 5/8in.)

Binoculars used by balloonist T.S.C. Lowe during the Civil War

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Physical Description:
Black metal field glasses, double telescope; 10 inches high x 4 inches wide.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Looking at Earth

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Miscellaneous

Materials
Steel, Skin, Brass, Glass
Dimensions
Approximate: 5.4 x 25.4 x 11.75cm (2 1/8in. x 10in. x 4 5/8in.)

ID: A19310041000