Century Graphic Camera

Made:
1950-1959 in Rochester
maker:
Graflex

Century Graphic folding hand camera for 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inch plates or cut film. Schneider-Kreuznach Xenar lens F:105mm f/3.5-32, Serial No 7454055, coated. Synchro-Compur shutter 1/2/4/8/15/30/60/125/250/500/B, MXV synchronisation, coaxial socket. Rack and pinion focsuing, sliding rising front, Coupled coincidence rangefinder, with direct or right-angle viewing; the latter for coupling to Kalart flash-gun. Parallax compensated direct vision optical finder; frame finder. Ground glass focusing screen in spring back. 'Mahoganite' body. Mottled grey and black leatherette. Serial No J50576. With two blockform double darkslides and Graflex 120 rollfilm holder.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4336
Materials:
aluminium alloy, glass, leather, leatherette, plastic (unidentified) and white metal (unknown)
Measurements:
deployed: 172 mm x 175 mm x 250 mm,
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford