Air Ministry stereoscope, Type D

Air Ministry stereoscope, Type D

Code: M26362

SOLD

Type D. Stores reference 14B/746.  Used by photo-reconnaisance staff to view aerial photographs for interpretation purposes.  The use of these helped to acertain accuracy of bombing, pinpointing targets and so on.  The viewer is in two sections - the main body has twin lenses set within a flat metal plate with pivoting legs either side.  These fit into a base plate, with notches on the legs permitting height adjustment.  Very good condition with just normal use and wear.  Complete with the original fabric case of issue in good order (Air Ministry marks inked over).  Stock code M26362.