Pocket Kodak camera, 1895

Made:
1895 in New York

The pocket Kodak camera, 1895, manufactured by Eastman Kodak Company. Box camera for 102 rollfilm. Single lens, fixed aperture and focus. T/I rotary shutter, with combined cocking and release lever, on separate wooden board. Roller film guides, printed flaps. Circular finder, maroon leather covering. In original leather case, with space for two film rolls. Overall: 64 mm x 75 mm x 98 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4188
Materials:
glass, leatherette, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified), yellow metal
type:
box 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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