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Astronomical and navigational instruments

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Collection Astronomical and navigational instruments, Optical equipment
User collections Collectables (All) by blueheatwave
Collections (Europe) by blueheatwave
Gallery locationNot on display

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Object ID NAV0066
Description These prismatic binoculars have a leather-covered body and a leathercarrying strap. There is a central focusing wheel, as well as wheel to adjust the distance apart of the eyepieces. In addition, the right hand eyepiece is independently adjustable. The eyepieces have cups made of synthetic materials. The maker's name is inscribed on the body.
Date made circa 1900

Artist/Maker C. P. Goerz
Place made Berlin, Germany
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials brass; glass; leather; synthetic materials; metal alloy
Measurements Overall: 52 mm x 128 mm x 112 mm
  • Binoculars (NAV0066)
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