Trench Periscope; R. & J. Beck Ltd.; 1917; 2016.35
Trench PeriscopeAbout this object
Metal trench periscope with polished wooden handle. The shaft has been painted dark khaki green, although much of the paint has now worn away. There is a lens near the end of the shaft and another in the adjustable eyepiece at the side. This is a Mark 8 periscope made by R & J Beck Ltd., Serial number 3743.Maker
Metal, glass, paintInscription and Marks
Stamped on end of eyepiece 'PERISCOPE/ MK VIII/ 1917/ R. & J. Beck. LTD/ NO 3743'Measurements
595mm L, 75mm WSubject and Association Keywords
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