Nikko Binocular Periscope

Nikko Binocular Periscope

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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.
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Object Name
Binocular Periscope
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
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J. Paul Breden
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National Museum of American History
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