Collapsible folding bellows field or stand camera, c 1885

Made:
1880-1890

Collapsible folding bellows field or stand camera fpr negatices 3 1/4 x 4 1/4". Double extension tapered leather bellows, swing and reversing back, rising and tilting front lens panel. With rack and pinion focusing. Fitted with a symmetrical Doublet lens F.8 5.5" f.1 lens mounted in front of a Thornton Pickard roller blind shutter. Mahogany with brass fittings. c.1885

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/612
Materials:
bras, 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