No 5 Yale Stereoscopic Pattern Camera

Made:
c.1900 in London

No 5 Yale Stereoscopic Pattern camera, c.1900. Plates carried in a metal carrier with changing box at back. The shutter is of the air pressure type with speeds 1/2sec to 1/100sec. Cocking rod used for time exposure. Fitted with a pair of Ross Doublet lenses 5" f.1.F.7.3. Focusing by rack and pinion. With brilliant waist-level viewfinder placed on the front panel. Wooden with black leather covering. Adams & Co c.1900

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/86
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), chamois leather, glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown), rubber (unidentified), tin plated, unidentified liquid and wood (unidentified)
type:
stereo camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection