Ross Rapid Symmetrical Lens

Made:
1875-1885 in London

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Rapid symmetrical lens by Ross, London, 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inch, Serial No 30350. Part of the Arthur Frank collection. With dust cap of wood (sycamore?) and leatherette lined and felt. Ross, 1875-1885.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/1193
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, glass, leatherette and white metal (unknown)
Measurements:
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type:
symmetrical lens
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lens
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection