Robinson micro-camera

Made:
1887 in City of London
maker:
J Robinson and Sons

Robinson micro-camera. Manufactured by J Robinson and Sons, Optician, 172 Regent Street, London. Small mahogany box camera for pictures 1 1/2" x 2" on 1 3/4 x 2 1/4" plates.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/388/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, ivory and mahogany (wood)
Measurements:
overall (camera): 100 mm x 75 mm x 70 mm,
type:
micro-camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford