Aiglon miniature camera

Made:
c. 1935 in France
maker:
Aiglon

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Aiglon miniature camera An all-metal nickel-plated subminiature camera for unperforated 16mm rollfilm, fitted with an f10
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

Aiglon miniature camera. Eight pictures on unperf. 16mm roll film 12 x 14mm. Chromium plated all metal construction F:25mm f10. T/I shutter. Frame finder. With packet of two films. Price 48 Francs.

Aiglon sub miniature camera, made in France, 1934.

L’Aiglon, French for Eaglet, was a sub miniature camera. Sub miniature cameras are those which use original film formats smaller than 35mm. The Aiglon has a film spool which allows for film up to 17mm in width. The camera is fitted with an f10, 25mm lens and a removable single-speed shutter.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/391
Materials:
chromium plated, glass and metal (unknown)
type:
sub miniature camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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