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

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar room at 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:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Manufacturer

AEW

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Materials

Aluminum

Dimensions

3-D: 61 x 30.5 x 30.5cm (24 x 12 x 12 in.)

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National Air and Space Museum Collection

Country of Origin

Japan

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.

Type

EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Inventory Number

A19710956000