Orion folding bellows hand camera

Made:
1920 in Hannover
maker:
Orionwerk

Orion folding bellows hand camera for plates or sheet film size 9 x 12cm. DRop-front pull-out type. Manual focusing. Fitted with a Friedrich Munchen Corygon Anastigmat F.6.3 135mm f.1 lens mounted in a Vario everset shutter speeds 1/25 to 1/100sec. Brilliant waist-level viewfinder attahed to front standard. Made of wood and metal covered in black leather. c.1920

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/64
Materials:
leather, metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection