"The Amateur" Plate Camera

Made:
1898 in England

"The Amateur" bellows plate camera, made by J. Lancaster & Son, with a lens made by James Wolley Sons & Company.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1985.42
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (laid flat, folded): 120 mm x 164 mm x 166 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of Mr. A. Doig

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