Exakta Varex Camera

Made:
1955 in German Democratic Republic
maker:
Carl Zeiss, Jena

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35mm single lens reflex camera with case by Ihagee c.1955 Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

35mm single lens reflex camera, by Ihagee c.1955 Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

An Exakta Varex 11A 35mm SLR camera, made by Ihagee, with a Carl Zeiss Jena "Tessar" lens. Includes lens cap and carry case, made of plastic and leather.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1986.144
Materials:
glass, leather, plastic (unidentified), steel (metal)
Measurements:
overall (upright, excl. strap): 122 mm x 176 mm x 120 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of Mr. A. Stainsby

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