'The Mayfair' Foldable Camera

Made:
1920-1925 in United Kingdom
'The Mayfair' by Houghton-Butcher with case, c.1925
Photographed on a white background. 'The Mayfair' by Houghton-Butcher, c.1925
Photographed on a white background. 'The Mayfair' Foldable Camera

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'The Mayfair' by Houghton-Butcher with case, c.1925 Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

'The Mayfair' by Houghton-Butcher, c.1925 Photographed on a white background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

'The Mayfair' Foldable Camera
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

'The Mayfair' foldable roll-film camera, made by Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited. Includes leather case and shutter release cable.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1990.46.2
Materials:
glass, leather and metal (unknown)
Measurements:
case (excl. strap): 50 mm x 97 mm x 167 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of Mrs. M. Griffiths