Help identity this misterious part...

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Claudio
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Help identity this misterious part...

Post by Claudio »

Hello
I got a bunch of parts, most of them condenser lenses but it was included this
part. I can not identify nor find any brand or part number. It seem like part of a photo tube or something.
Could you identify it?

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Cactusdave
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Location: Bromley, Kent, UK

Post by Cactusdave »

It's a camera adapter to go into a trinocular tube, with a right angle optical viewfinder for focusing. It dates from film camera days. There is a prism to split the light between the camera and the viewfinder.
David
Leitz Ortholux 1, Zeiss standard, Nikon Diaphot inverted, Canon photographic gear

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