'The Baroness' folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
c.1900

'The Baroness' folding bellows field or stand camera for negatives 13 x 18cm. With double extension, tapered leather bellows, rising front, swing back and reversing back. Rack and pinion focusing. Lens panel clips onto baseboard. Base is fitted with tripod bush. Fitted with Taylor T. Hobson Cooke Primoplan F.6.5 8" Series VIIA lens. Lens has to be removed before closing. Made of mahogany with brass fittings. c.1900

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/595
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection