Hand rangefinder, from Hitler's Yacht, "Aviso Grille"

Made:
1933-1939 in Jena
maker:
Carl Zeiss, Jena

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Hand rangefinder, baseline 70cm, unsigned, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, Germany, serial no.206 (taken from Hitler's yacht, 'Grille'), 1933-1939. sectioned

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1947-64 Pt1
Materials:
aluminium alloy, bakelite (plastic), brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and steel (metal)
type:
parallax range-finder
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • range-finder
  • optical range-finder
credit:
Admiralty (Naval War Trophies Committee)