The British Box Plate Stand camera

Made:
Manchester
maker:
J T Chapman Limited

Box camera for 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 inch quarter plates. Fitted with a Ross Zeiss anastigmat lens F:136mm f/8-64. No 4590/ Kalee roller blind shutter behind the lens, 17/22/30/35/50/65/B. Sliding, rising and cross front, rack and pinion focusing, two brilliant reflecting finders, two spirit levels, ground glass focusing screen in spring back, storage compartment for two double darkslides, tripod screw in holder inside camera front. J.T. Chapman.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1325
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown), paint
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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