NEW ZEALAND MADE TELESCOPE TRIPOD DATED 1942. COMPATIBLE WITH ALL WW1 & WW2 SNIPING / SPOTTING / SIGNALLING TELESCOPES. MADE 1942 (to one side of the clamp) STAND INSTRS, NO. V / NEW ZEALAND / 6851 + MILITARY ARROW (to the other side of the clamp).Complete and in full working order. Brass hinged mounts to the tops of the tripod legs.
Brass mounting platform and adjustable clamp with removable wooden bobbin. Leather cap and leather retaining strap for feet, connected with a 2 webbed carrying strap / shoulder harness.Some scuffs to leather sections. Steel tipped feet to tripod legs which are probably made of hickory wood. Some slight warping but nothing that adversely affects operation. Covered with the original green camouflage paint. Some minor paint losses to the tripod legs, to the bobbin and to the brass sections. Length folded and with leather cap in position: 37.5" Optimum height with clamp mounting platform level: 31". Weight inclusive of cap and web carrying strap: 1.788 kg. Please see my other listings for WW1 & WW2 telescopes and earlier Georgian and Victorian telescopes. Only actual postal costs will be charged.
Those shown here purely nominal. And other options may well be available. All buyers are therefore asked to wait for an Invoice before paying. The item "WW2 SNIPING TELESCOPE TRIPOD NEW ZEALAND MADE 1943 FITS ALL WW1 TEL.SCOPES" is in sale since Sunday, July 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Field Gear". The seller is "daval-militaria" and is located in Guildford. This item can be shipped worldwide.