Wray Wide-Angle Rectilinear Lens

Made:
1895-1905 in Greater London

Brass-mounted wide-angled rectilinear lens made by Wray, 6 1/2" focus. Aperture f.11; listed in the 1889 Wray catalogue as the fastest landscape-type lens.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1966.28.104
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and glass
type:
photographic lens
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lens
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
  • camera component
credit:
Gift of J.T. Chapman Limited

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