"Instantograph" Bellows Camera

Made:
1906 in United Kingdom
"Instantograph" Bellows Camera

"Instantograph" Bellows Camera
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

A 1906 patent "Instantograph" bellows plate camera, made by J. Lancaster & Son, with 3 plate holders and the camera base for a tripod; accompanied by case.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1986.143.4
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cardboard, cotton (textile), felt, glass, leather, metal (unknown), paper (fibre product) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 180 mm x 215 mm x 180 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of Ethel Strawbridge