Ensign folding bellows camera, c 1920

Made:
1915-1925 in London
maker:
George Houghton and Son

Ensign folding bellows camera for plates and cutfilm negative size 3 1/4 x 4 1/4". Wood and metal construction covered in black leather. Fitted with a DAllmeyer No.2 series XV Serrac F.4.5 135mm lens in an ACME pre-set shutter 1sec - 1/100 B. & T made by Ilex Optical Co. Houghton c.1920

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/543
Materials:
leather, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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