Victo folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
1895-1905 in Glasgow
maker:
Gardner and Company

The Victo folding bellows field or stand camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. Has double extension, tapered leather bellows, reversing and swing back, rising and tilting front standard and rack and pinion focusing. Fitted with a Rapid Rectilinear F.8 8.5inch f.l. Mounted in a Thornton Pickard roller shutter 1/15 - 1/90 sec and B. Made of polished mahogany with brass fittings. Gardener c.1900.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/708
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