Camera, Aerial, Type RMK HS 1818, Zeiss-Aerotopgraph

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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, Type RMK HS 1818, Zeiss-Aerotopgraph

Collection Item Summary:

A wide-angle mapping camera, with a Zeiss Topogon 10 cm lens and rotary blade shutter, used by the German army.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19602391000

Physical Description

Green-gray case;zeiss topogon lens,10 cm,1:6.3; ventilated case; sheet film size 180mm x 255

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Air Force

Country of Origin

Germany

Materials

aluminum

Dimensions

3-D: 44 x 28 x 60cm (17 5/16 x 11 x 23 5/8 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