Century Model 46 plate camera

Made:
1900-1907 in Rochester
maker:
Bausch and Lomb Inc
,
C P Goerz
and
Century Camera Co

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Century Model 46 plate camera A folding camera for 4 3/4" by 6 1/2" plates, fitted with a Goerz Doppel Anastigmat f6
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
Science Museum Group Collection

Century Model 46 plate camera for plates 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches. Fitted with a C.P. Goerz, Doppel-anastigmat lens series II F:180mm f/6.8-64. Fitted with a Bausch and Lomb Unicum shutter, 1/2/5/25/50/100/B/T with pneumatic release valve. Sliding rising and cross front, rack and pinion focusing, double extension, brilliant reflecting rotating finder on baseboard, spirit level, revolving back NO 42930 lens no. 101046. Century Camera Co. With six wooden double darkslides.

Century Model 46 plate camera made by the Century Camera Company in the United States, from 1909.

Fitted with a C.P. Goerz, Doppel-anastigmat lens series II F:180mm f/6.8-64. Fitted with a Bausch and Lomb Unicum shutter, 1/2/5/25/50/100/B/T with pneumatic release valve. Sliding rising and cross front, rack and pinion focusing, double extension, brilliant reflecting rotating finder on baseboard, spirit level, revolving back NO 42930 lens no. 101046. Century Camera Co. With six wooden double darkslides.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1617
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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