The 'International' folding bellows tailboard field or stand camera

Made:
1888 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

The 'International' folding bellows tailboard field or stand camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. With double extension, leather bellows, swing and reversing back, rising front and cross movement. Fitted with a symmetrical F.II 8" f.1 mounted in a scissor type shutter. Made of mahogany with brass fittings. Lancaster c.1885

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/598
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