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Nikko Binocular Periscope

Nikko Binocular Periscope

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Description
This binocular periscope was made in Japan, probably for use during World War II. The “NIKKO” inscription refers to the optical firm best known as Nikon. 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
Binocular Periscope
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 25 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 64.77 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
PH.333687
catalog number
333687
accession number
304554
Credit Line
J. Paul Breden
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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