Stirn's 'America' Detective Camera

Made:
1889 in Berlin
manufacturer:
Rudolph Stirn
patentee:
C P Stirn

Stirn's 'America' detective camera, c.1887, made in Germany. DRP 433559 Serial no. 600. Carrying handle on front. Overall: 145 mm x 196 mm x 150 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1950-339
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, white metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
type:
detective camera
credit:
The National Media Museum, Bradford

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