folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
c.1885

Folding bellows field or stand camera for negatives 6 1/2 x 8 1/2. With double extension, reversing and tilting back, leather bellows, and rising front movement. Front standard is pulled out. Rack and pinion focusing. Base fitted with a tripod bush. Fitted with a French Rapid Rectilienar 12 inch f.1 lens with waterhouse stops. Mahogany with brass fittings. c.1885.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/601
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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