Kodak 'Hawkeye' box camera

Made:
1905-1915 in London
maker:
Kodak Limited

Hawkeye Ace Kodak box camera for 127 rolfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/4. Papier-mache body. Fixed meniscus lens of wood and metal. With drop-blade shutter with one setting only. Each movement of the shutter represents one exposure. With a simple wire frame finder for viewing. c1910

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/485
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown), papier-mâché and wood (unidentified)
type:
box camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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