Camera, Motion Picture, Askania A6, 35mm, German

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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, Motion Picture, Askania A6, 35mm, German

Collection Item Summary:

A motion picture camera for aerial, ground, and wind tunnel photography. The body is missing the lens and shutter but includes the eyepiece, motor, and counters.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number

A19711033000

Physical Description

234mm long, 225mm high, 170mm wide, camera; 200mm long lens extension; World War II. With motor;in fitted box;some corrosion;35mm film

Credit Line

Transferred from the U.S. Navy

Manufacturer

Country of Origin

Germany

Materials

metal and glass

Dimensions

3-D: 23.4 x 17 x 22.5cm (9 3/16 x 6 11/16 x 8 7/8 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