Artifacts

Tobacco Pouch Camera

Artifact Details

Tobacco pouches and other everyday items were used to disguise cameras for covert gathering of intelligence.

A miniature 35-mm film camera manufactured in Switzerland is concealed in this modified tobacco pouch. A spring-wound mechanism advances the film between exposures.

Artifact Specs

15.8 cm x 8 cm x 2.5 cm
(L x W x H)