Camera, Aerial, Periscope, Flak Spotting, Asahi Denki, Japan

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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, Periscope, Flak Spotting, Asahi Denki, Japan

Collection Item Summary:

The camera has a 30 cm Hexar lens and two glass coordinate grids that fit into the film magazine.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19710956000

Physical Description

Grey green periscope type; electrically operated; 3 film magazines (2 unopened), 2 coordinate grids, tools; in steel reinforced wooden shipping / storage container; appears unused.

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

Japan

Materials

Aluminum

Dimensions

3-D: 61 x 30.5 x 30.5cm (24 x 12 x 12 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