Erecting prism from artillary rangefinder

Made:
1930-1950 in Jena
maker:
Carl Zeiss, Jena

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Glass pentaprism in aluminium mounting from artillary range-finder, 70-cm baseline, by Carl Zeiss, Jena, Germany, 1930-1950

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1955-312
Materials:
aluminium alloy, glass, lacquer, stainless steel and zinc (metal)
type:
pentaprism
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • optical instrument
  • optical instrument component
  • prism - optical
  • erecting prism
credit:
Banfield, Arthur Clive