No 4 Zenith box camera model of 1899

Made:
1899 in New York

No 4 Zenith camera model of 1899, manufactured by Eastman Kodak Company. Box camera for 5 x 4" plates. Achromatic lens, rotating plate with three apertures, rotary shutter T/I, rack and pinion focusing, two reflecting finders, ground glass focusing screen (glass missing). No 4425. With one double dark slide. Overall: 160 mm x 140 mm x 280 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1399
Materials:
bone, glass, leatherette, wood (unidentified)
type:
plate 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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