- The objective lenses of the large instrument are 50 mm diameter. The barrels are covered with black leather. The eye end of the left prism housing is marked “7 x 50” and the right one is marked “BINOCULAR, M17 / STOCK 7578344.” The center post is marked “No. 54204.” There is a brown leather case. These were probably made for the U.S. Military, for use during World War II.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- binoculars set
- prism binoculars
- overall, case: 8 1/2 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 21.59 cm x 11.43 cm
- ID Number
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- Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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