The Cornex camera Model B

Made:
London
maker:
R and J Beck

R & J Beck. Magazine box camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4" plates. Beck Double Meniscus lens rotating plate with 4 apertures: f/8,16,32,45. Rotary shutter 20/40/80. Two brilliant refelcting finders. Falling plate changing mechanism. Sheathes run on right-angled guide, plates changed by turning knob on side. Sheathes missing. Automatic exposure counter. Push-on close-up lens No 1-27'-9'. In original carton.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Collection:
Kodak Collection
Object Number:
1990-5036/4404
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, white metal (unknown) and wood (unidentified)
type:
magazine camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford