~ British WW1 Circa 1918 Trench Periscope Dixey Of London Original Canvas Cover ~
The top flat is stamped Dixey, Bond St (for street), London. It is fitted with a wooden handle and the exterior is painted in a khaki brown. What makes it special is it still has its original canvas case, stamped with the broad arrow, has a carrying strap.
~ Condition ~
The periscope works well, the mirrors have minor loss to the silvering. The paint on the outside is worn. There handle has a short surface crack. The canvas case is in good order.
~ Dimensions ~
The periscope is 57.5 cm (22.5 inches) long including the handle with a diameter of 5 cm (2 inches).