Contessa Nettel 'lazy tong' folding bellows camera

Made:
1920 in Dresden
maker:
Contessa-Nettel AG

Contessa Nettel 'lazy tong' folding bellows camera for plates or cutfilm 1 5/8 x 2 1/4". Front standard pulls out to infiniry. Fitted with Meyer Goerlitz double Anastigmat F.6.3 75mm mounted in a Pronto everset shutter speeds 1/25, 1/100 sec B. & T. Ground glass back with wire frame finder. Made of aluminum alloy covered in black leather. c.1920

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/544
Materials:
glass, leather and metal (unknown)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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