Lancaster 1893 Instantograph camera

Made:
1893 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

Folding stand camera for 3.25x4.25 inch plates; Lancaster patent lens with iris disphragm: f/10; rising and cross front, swing back; track and pinion focusing on lens panel; ground glass screen in Lancaster patent swing-out mount.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/6582
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
deployed: 158 mm x 160 mm x 260 mm,
type:
stand camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford