Portrait Lens

Made:
1860-1870 in United Kingdom
maker:
John Benjamin Dancer
Portrait Lens (photographic lens) Portrait Lens (photographic lens)

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Portrait lens, Petzvel-type, made by John Benjamin Dancer.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1972.15
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and glass
Measurements:
overall: 150 mm 122 mm,
type:
photographic lens
credit:
Gift of The Shirley Institute