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Old 08-13-2019, 03:21 PM   #1
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Good evening Gents !..i have at last tracked down a nice pair of WW2 Italian binoculars dated 1939 made by San Georgio !..they are in great condition with Range distance Graticules when you look through them !..the neck strap & eye lens cover are good but the case is sadly missing !.
Does any one have a case for these binos so i can see what to look for ??..or even better spare !?...Semovente...
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Dear Semovente, nice optic normally the case 6x30 are common was in brown
leather with an large pass back side for the attachmet at the leather belt.
Exist italian military optics costruited by San Giorgio and F.lli Koristka factory
are rare to find in particular Koristka was costruited for Regia Marina.
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Dear Semovente, nice optic normally the case 6x30 are common was in brown
leather with an large pass back side for the attachmet at the leather belt.
Exist italian military optics costruited by San Giorgio and F.lli Koristka factory
are rare to find in particular Koristka was costruited for Regia Marina.
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Thank you Raffaello ...
Yes i know what you mean about hard to find !..it seems that Italy didnt have too many manufacters of binoculars & any war time military sets ive seen for sale are snapped up quick or go for silly money !!...so despite the case missing iam well pleased to get these & with the range graticules which is a nice extra !..
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Well i have had some luck as a good collector friend of mine in Italy has sent & allowed me to post pics of his Royal Army binos & case for reference ( Lorenzo Millie Grazie)..
Also the maker of his very nice binos Filotecnica of Milano is a maker i had'nt come across before , so very interesting !.....Semovente
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More of the Royal army binos
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Two pics from North Africa showing Binos in use by Italian officers & a type of spotting scope !
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