Underwood Instanto Tailboard Field Camera

Made:
c. 1896 in Birmingham
maker:
E & T Underwood

Mahogany and brass stand camera for 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 plates. Fitted with an Underwood rapid rectilinear lens F: 9 inches f/8-64. Thornton Pickard time and inst. Roller blind shutter, 15/25/40/60/80/T. Sliding, rising and cross front, rack and pinion focusing on rear panel, double extension, swing back, square bellows, with tripod head. Underwood.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/954
Materials:
brass, glass and mahogany
type:
stand camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford