Hare's Patent automatic changing box

Made:
1880 in London
maker:
G Hare

Mahogany plate changing box for 4 x 5 inch plates. Capacity for 12 plates. Loaded through sliding base with lock. Plates are transferred to holder through sliding lid, light trap automatically removed when plateholder is fitted. Rolltop slide covers plates as sliding lid is operated. Calibrated 1-12. Brass card holder on side. G. Hare.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2652
Materials:
bone, brass and mahogany
type:
changing box
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford