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Binoculars, Thaddeus S. C. Lowe

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This object is on display in the Looking at Earth exhibition at the National Mall building.

Summary

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

Donated by the Heirs of Thaddeus C. Lowe

Country of Origin: United States of America

Dimensions: Approximate: 5.4 x 25.4 x 11.75cm (2 1/8in. x 10in. x 4 5/8in.)

Materials: Steel, Skin, Brass, Glass

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

Inventory number: A19310041000

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