Golf Montauk camera

Made:
1898 in New York
maker:
G. Gennert

Wooden folding plate camera for 5 x 4 inch plates. Rapid rectilinear lens f/8-128. Bausch & Lomb Unicum shutter 1/2/5/25/50/100/T/B. Sliding and rising front, rack and pinion focusing to 5ft. Rotating reflecting finder on baseboard, ground glass screen. No 9425. G Gennert.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/753
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford