Sichel 'Forward' Studio Camera

Made:
c 1900 in London

'Forward' studio camera manufactured by O Sichel & Co, London, about 1900. Bone manufacturer's plate above lens reads 'The 'Forward' / O Sichel & Co / 62, Bunhill Row... / London'. Fitted to wheeled tripod base (see 1966-334/1).

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1966-334
Materials:
bone, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, rubber (unidentified), steel (metal) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
camera: 580 mm x 470 mm x 488 mm,
stand: 810 mm x 560 mm x 800 mm,
type:
studio camera
credit:
K L Clayton