Compass

Compass

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Object Name
Camera
Other Terms
Camera; Rollfilm; Hand; Subminiature; Rigid Body
Date made
1937
inventor
Pemberton-Billing, Noel
maker
LeCoultre Co.
LeCoultre Co.
place made
Switzerland
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.985 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
PG.71.38.03
accession number
296423
catalog number
71.038.03
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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