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