Instantograph folding bellows camera

Made:
1896 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

Instantograph camera made by J Lancaster & Son. Folding camera, mahogany and brass for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 plates. Sliding rising and cross front. Swing back. Double extension magenta bellows. Ground glass screen swings out to admit plate holder.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/129/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and mahogany (wood)
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford