Post War "Rabbit Ear" Binoculars AST 10 X 45
Great set of post war "Rabbit Ear" Binoculars and Tripod.
The binoculars come in a solidly built wooden "backpack" case with webbing shoulder straps and the tripod comes in its own canvas bag reinforced with leather and webbing shoulder strap.
Date from 1956-57, stamped Armix
produced after the war, in Poland, under the Soviet licence. “Артиллерийская стереотруба АСT”.
They are 10 x 45 magnification, the "Zoom Scope" takes this up to 20 X 45
Also known as 'Rabbits Ears' or 'donkey ears' It was designed for observation of enemy lines from cover and in safety without having to expose ones head to enemy fire.
By loosening the centre lock you can move the lenses into a horizontal position to widen the field of view.
The tripod is made from wood with locking legs and ground spikes for a more stable platform in which to mount the binoculars.
In excellent condition with no mould or fogging of glass elements, or damage to lenses.
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