Lancaster Stereo Plate Camera

Made:
Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

Lancaster Stereo Plate camera. Wooden folding camera for 3 1/2 x 7 inch plates. Fitted with two Lancaster achromatic lenses F:5 inches f/10 - 40 instantograph type. Sliding, rising front with rack and pinion focusing. With a swing back ground glass screen on Lancaster patent swing-out frame (M4030).

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/796
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and wood (unidentified)
type:
stereo 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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