folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
1900

folding bellows field or stand camera for negatives 6 1/2 x 8 1/2. With double extension, tapered leather bellows, and swing, reversing, tilting back, rising front and rack and pinion focusing. Base fitted with tripod bush. Fitted with a Rapid Rectilinear lens F.8 12.5 inch f.1 by Levianthan, London c.1900.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/597
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