United Kingdom - Cavalry - British Light Tank Gun Telescope - 1943

Description
United Kingdom - Cavalry - British Light Tank Gun Telescope - 1943
Original - Brass - Good condition

This light tank gun sighting [No. 33 Mk IV.S. O.S. 1059-G.A., No.56180 from 1943] was fitted to light tanks that were specifically armed with the 2pdr. or 37 mm gun and the BESA type coaxial machine gun. Such as the Matilda Mk.II, A10 Cruiser Mk.II, A13 Cruiser Mk.III-IV, Valentine Mk.III and the A15 Cruiser Mk.VI, otherwise known as the Crusader.

This telescope has perfect optics with sharp inscriptions ("A.P.C.P.C." resp. 2 PND GUN/37 MM GUN /M.G. plus tabels/numbers) inside in its artillery cross (see pictures).

Total weight: 2.8 kg.

Lot details
Type
British Light Tank Gun Telescope
Country of Origin
United Kingdom
Army Unit
Cavalry
Year of Manufacture
1943
Material
Brass
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
8×6×40 cm
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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