Watson quarterplate stand camera

Made:
London
maker:
W Watson and Sons Limited

Folding stand camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch plates. No lens fitted. Rack and pinion focusing on rear panel. Sliding rising front. Swing back. Hinged swing out focusing screen. Two tripod bushes for vertical or horizontal use. W. Watson and sons Ltd. Maker's name on back plate.

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Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2927/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
deployed: 142 mm x 155 mm x 210 mm,
type:
stand camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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