Pecto No 2 Plate Camera

Made:
1895-1905 in London
maker:
Columbia Optical & Camera Co

Pecto No 2 folding plate camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inch plates. Fitted with a rapid rectilinear lens f/8, aperture scale missing. Rauber and Wollensak Optical Company shutter t/b//i. Sliding focusing. Sliding, rising front. Reflecting rotating finder on baseboard. Ground glass focusing screen in sprung back. Colombia Optical Co, London.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/3702
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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