Prism Assembly (two)

Prism Assembly (two)

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Description
These two prism assemblies, presumably for binoculars, were probably made in Japan. John Paul Breden, Jr., the donor, was a U.S. Army officer who served with the Far East Command in Tokyo in 1945-1946.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Prism Assembly (two)
place made
Japan
Measurements
overall; each: 1 3/8 in x 3 7/16 in x 3 in; 3.4925 cm x 8.73125 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
PH.333686
catalog number
333686
accession number
304554
Credit Line
J. Paul Breden
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National Museum of American History
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