Negretti & Zambra Spy Glass

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Description
This spyglass, made Italian immigrants in England, was used by the Signal Corps of the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.
date made
ca 1860
maker
Negretti & Zambra
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 14 1/8 in x 2 in; 5.08 cm x 35.8775 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1988.0739.01
catalog number
1988.0739.01
accession number
1988.0739
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Exhibition
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Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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