I was debating getting this binocular. It was a premier model for Nikon back in the '80s, but by today's standards, multicoatings and near focus have been improved on.
But try telling that to someone who actually has a set. This is a crackin' binocular, with really great performance. I took...
Coatings: Prior to 1990 - purple coated ("Nikon" printed in plain/straight font on body)
FOV: 395 ft @ 1000 ft (7.3 degrees)
Exit pupil: 5mm
Twilight Factor: 25
Eye relief: 16mm
Weight: 560 g
Close Focus: 15 ft