'The Invincible' folding bellows field and stand camera, c 1910

Made:
1905-1915 in Glasgow
maker:
W A C Smith

The Invincible folding bellows field and stand camera for plates 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. Has double extension, tapered leather bellows, swing and reversing back and rising front movement. Rack and pinion focusing. Base fitted with tripod head. Fitted with a Rapid Rectilinear lens f8 f.1 8.5". Mounted into a Thornton Pickard roller blind shutter. Mahogany with brass fittings. W A C Smith, c 1910.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/29
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection