Artifact Details

Title

Mk 14 Mod 8 gun sight

Catalog Number

102747153

Type

Physical object

Date

1942 ca.

Manufacturer

Sperry Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Model number 14/8 On case and on plate on front of sight
Serial number 104022 On plate on front of sight
Serial number 107741 On case and on plate on front of sight

Dimensions

case only: 15 3/4 in x 16 1/2 in x 15 1/4 in; object only: 11 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in x 14 1/4 in

Description

Made for use by the US Navy. Original case reads: (top) 4NA-1220-330-3191 GUN SIGHT MK 14-8 1-EA. A/10/67 NSC, LBEACH, CALIF.; (front and back) GUNSIGHT MK. 14-8 4NG. 1220-330-3191 ORDALTED SER. NO. 107741 LBNS 8/67.

Category

Analog Computer

Credit

Gift of Mark Warren

Lot Number

X6458.2012