'Watson Tourist' folding bellows tailboard field or stand camera

Made:
1885 in London
maker:
W. Watson & Sons

'Watson Tourist' folding bellows tailboard field or stand camera for megatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. Front standard is permanently attached. Rack and pinion focusing with square leather bellows, rising front and cross movement, double swing back, reversing back and folding tailboard. Fitted with a Dallmeyer Aplanat lens F.16 with waterhouse stops. c. 1885.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/618
Materials:
glass and leather
type:
field camera
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection