Hare plate camera

Made:
1880 in London
maker:
G Hare

Hare plate camera, made by George Hare. Folding stand camera for 3 3/4 x 4 3/4" plates. Sliding rising front; rack and pinion focus acting on rear. With Dallmeyer lens No. 21859 (June 11, 1867, US patent). F.5". Rotating stop disc with 5 apertures, circa 1880.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/160/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), leather and mahogany (wood)
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford