About this objectBinoculars; a pair of World War One field binoculars, used by William Bradfield, a Rifleman in J Company of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade. Bradfield's name and initials are stamped on the binoculars and their brown, leather case.
Medium and Materialsprocessed material, metal
processed material, leather
Inscription and MarksStamped on case: "Wm. Bradfield. 53308"
Impressed on case: "W. B."
Impressed on binoculars: "Wm. / BRADFIELD / 53308 / J / 27th"
Measurementsh 130mm x l 150mm x w 75mm
Subject and Association Keywordsmodern history, 20th century, World War I (1914-1918)
Credit LineFrom the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".