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Camera, Motion Picture, Askania A6, 35mm, German

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.


A motion picture camera for aerial, ground, and wind tunnel photography. The body is missing the lens and shutter but includes the eyepiece, motor, and counters.

Transferred from United States Department of the Navy

Manufacturer: Askania Werke A.G.

Country of Origin: Germany

Dimensions: 3-D: 23.4 x 17 x 22.5cm (9 3/16 x 6 11/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Materials: metal and glass

Physical Description:234mm long, 225mm high, 170mm wide, camera; 200mm long lens extension; World War II. With motor;in fitted box;some corrosion;35mm film

Inventory number: A19711033000

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