Box, Torpedo Aiming Sight, Japanese, Navy

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Air Force

Materials

Wood, Paint, Felt, Adhesive, Paper, Steel, Plastic, Natural Fabric

Dimensions

3-D: 40.6 × 21.6 × 16.5cm (1 ft. 4 in. × 8 1/2 in. × 6 1/2 in.)

Country of Origin

Japan

Physical Description

A rectangular wooden box for a 350mm l, Japanese black metal torpedo aiming sight with compass ring. The box has original Japanese writing in black in on the top and sides. There is a dataplate, also in Japanese, located in the front.

Type

ARMAMENT-Sights & Controls

Inventory Number

A19601634001