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11-May-2018, 15:08
The big auction site item # 173300451737

Dan Fromm
11-May-2018, 15:49
Window. See https://web.archive.org/web/20180511224756/https://www.ebay.com/itm/Avion-de-la-segunda-guerra-mundial-del-navegante-celestial-Ventana-del-Riccio-bombardero-B-25-17-29-/222757827349?_ul=PY

11-May-2018, 16:10
Window. See https://web.archive.org/waeb/20180511224756/https://www.ebay.com/itm/Avion-de-la-segunda-guerra-mundial-del-navegante-celestial-Ventana-del-Riccio-bombardero-B-25-17-29-/222757827349?_ul=PY

Yes, is a window to be placed for example mid-between in the aircraft so an airman could have a view wide enough to include a wing and the tail. As far as I can find it was not employed, instead they made an expressed machine gun stationed in the same place.