Camera, Aerial, Japanese, Nippon Kogaku, Automatic Model 1, Type 2

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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, Nippon Kogaku, Automatic Model 1, Type 2

Collection Item Summary:

An automatic oblique and vertical camera with a 50 cm lens and a viewfinder (left). The camera is similar to Fairchild designs with a between-the-lens shutter.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19710966000

Physical Description

44 x 44 x 63cm; 18 x 23cm film; electric; lens f50cm.1:5.6, .One magazine;has gimbel mount & viewfinder;black

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Country of Origin

Japan

Materials

Aluminum

Dimensions

  • 3-D: 78 x 43 x 46cm (30 11/16 x 16 15/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
  • Support (Mount Ring): 2 15/16 x 20 1/16 x 15 15/16in. (7.5 x 51 x 40.5cm)
  • Other (Viewfinder): 13 3/8 x 5 7/8 x 7 1/16in. (34 x 15 x 18cm)

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