Camera, Aerial, Japanese, Experimental, Kugisho

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Display Status:

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

Camera, Aerial, Japanese, Experimental, Kugisho

Collection Item Summary:

A hand-held camera built by the Japanese Navy Bureau of Aeronautical Engineering, with parts provided by Konishiroku.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19710959000

Physical Description

Gray wrinkle finish; trunion mount with 2 wooden hand grips, post and notch sights, 2 shutter assemblies, 2 film magazines, 2 filters, 120 mm. lens; in wooden shipping / storage container.

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Country of Origin

Japan

Materials

Aluminum

Dimensions

3-D: 86.4 x 33 x 25.4cm (34 x 13 x 10 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic