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

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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:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

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)

Country of Origin

Japan

Physical Description

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

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Inventory Number

A19710966000