This object is on display in the Apollo to the Moon exhibition at the National Mall building.
Country of Origin: Germany
Dimensions: 3-D: 8.3 x 4.4 x 11.4cm (3 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Materials: Body: Metal, plastic Lenses: Glass Other: Velcro
Astronaut John Glenn Jr. carried these binoculars, manufactured by Hensoldt-Wetzlar, into space during the during the flight of Friendship 7, the first U.S. orbital flight carrying a human on February 20, 1962.
Transferred from NASA
Inventory number: A19670199000