Binoculars

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C0645
Category: General Purpose
Object Type: Module/Sub-Assembly/Component
Object Name: Binoculars
Part No: None
Serial No: None
Manufacturer: Elliott Bros
Division: Unknown
Platform(s):
Year of Manufacture:
Dimensions:
Width (mm):
120 
Height (mm):
56 
Depth (mm):
128 
Weight (g):
669 
Location: Archive Object Store
Inscription(s):

Elliott Bros
449 Strand
London
Optician

Notes:

These Binoculars were acquired with a thin leatherette case which is in poor condition, though the binoculars, albeit worn, are optically good. They have three settings on the eyepieces for 'Theatre', 'Field' and 'Marine' and the objective lenses are fitted with slide-out, sun-shield sleeves.

The Binoculars markings are around the eyepieces. "449 Strand, London" was the sales office of Elliott Bros and the building is still there almost opposite Charing Cross Station.

The given dimensions are without the case and with the sleeves and focusing action fully retracted. With the sleeves and focusing action fully extended theh overall depth is 182mm. The weight with case is 740g.

Click to enlarge Click to enlarge