Being offered for sale is the antique WWI PANORAMIC SIGHT (used for directing artillery fire) by unknown maker (marked "PARALLELISMO" & "DIREZIONE" but no identifiable maker's mark(s)), from Italy, circa 1914-1918 (best guess), as seen in the pictures/as described in the title. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR CONDITION NOTES. Being offered for sale AS-FOUND, uncleaned. May require a thorough detailing to bring to its full potential. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED or your money back...no questions asked!
Very worn, heavily rusted throughout. All three knobs turn/adjust. Top one is very tight. The middle one is very good & spins smooth. The bottom one is just a little tight. If anything else is supposed to spin/rotate, it is rust solid, as nothing besides the 3 knobs will move. Eye-cup rim is quite bent. May or may not have broken and/or missing parts/pieces. BEING OFFERED AS A PARTS/REPAIR and/or AS A DISPLAY/COLLECTIBLE PIECE ONLY. See pics.
Measures 9-3/8" tall, overall. Please see ruler in pictures for size/scale reference. Additional measurements shall be provided upon request. Weighs 6 lbs. 7.0 oz..