Pair of prismatic ‘roof’ type field glass binoculars

Made:
1920-1945 in Europe
Pair of prismatic ?roof? type field glass (military?)

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Pair of prismatic ?roof? type field glass (military?)
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Pair of prismatic ‘roof’ type field glass (military?) binoculars, (6 power (?) & 25mm objective lenses), ‘R63’ model, unsigned but marked ‘N.S.L.’ European, 1920-1945 (see note).

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1980-570
Materials:
zinc alloy, brass (copper, zinc alloy), bakelite, steel (metal), aluminium alloy, glass and textile
Measurements:
overall: 65 mm x 105 mm x 135 mm, Wt. 0.588kg
type:
field glasses and binoculars