Yashica YF Nicca camera. No.494183

Made:
1959 in Japan

Yashica YF Nicca camera. No.494183. Coupled rangefinder for 35mm film 24 x 36mm Yashica Yashinon lens F:5cm f/1.8-22 No. 5972414. With a fabric focal plane shutter 1/2/4/8/15/30/60/125/250/500/100B. Coincident type coupled rangefinder combined with Brightline direct vision viewfinder. Field marked for telephoto lens. Coaxial flash socket. Accessory shoe. Hinged flap on back for access to film path. Lever wind. Helical focusing, lens with Leica type screw thread. Made in Japan. Overall: 80 mm x 145 mm x 80 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/2557
Materials:
glass, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
type:
35mm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • miniature camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford