Newman and Guardia Sibyl Camera

1908 in London
Newman and Guardia Limited

Newman and Guardia Sibyl camera, a folding camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a Taylor, Taylor and Hobson Cooke lens Series III F: 4.4 inches, f/6.5-45. No. 18706. Between lens shutter 2/4/8/16/32/64/100. Cocking lever marked 0 and +. Sliding rising front. Lever focusing with two extension positions marked 1 and 2. Optical frame finder on front panel only. Ground glass focusing screen.


Photographic Technology
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brass (copper, zinc alloy), leather, leatherette, metal (unknown) and white metal (unknown)
plate camera
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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