Artifacts

Stereoscope and Case

Artifact Details

Stereo viewing combined two images to create the appearance of one 3-D image.

During World War II, Allied photographic interpreters used the stereoscope to analyze photos of enemy territory taken by airplane-mounted cameras.  Three-dimensional views were possible using stereo image pairs.

Artifact Specs

16 cm x 8.3 cm x 2.7 cm
(L x W x H)