Petzval Type Lens

Made:
1855-1865 in London
maker:
J H Dallmeyer Ltd

Petzval type lens by J H Dallmeyer F; 6 inches c. f/3.8 with one Waterhouse stop, No 3.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2001/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and glass
type:
lens
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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