Galilean binoculars, British Army Mark V type

Made:
1911
maker:
Ross Limited

Pair of Galilean binoculars, British Army Mark V type, with a fixed inter-ocular distance of 2 7/16", in service case inscribed CAPN POMFRET 3HRS 1911, by Ross Limited, London, 1911

Details

Category:
Optics
Object Number:
1995-721
Materials:
binocular, metal, probably brass, case strap, leather, case, leather, covers, leather, focus adjuster, plastic, possibly bakelite, len hoods, metal, probably aluminium, optics, glass
Measurements:
binoculars (lying flat): 60 mm x 116 mm x 122 mm, .529kg
case (lying flat): 100 mm x 250 mm x 180 mm, .376kg
type:
field glasses
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • binoculars
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Pomfret, T.

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