Half-Plate Camera

Made:
1895-1905 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown
Half-Plate Camera

Half-Plate Camera
Science Museum Group
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Half-plate stand camera with leather case; sold by Rothwell Photographic Materials Company.

With rapid rectilinear lens in case and four double dark slides and Kodak prints envelope for JJ Rothwell, Central Photo Depot, 56 Prince's St, Stockport.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1990.247.1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, metal (unknown), velvet and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 240 mm x 310 mm x 212 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of Mr. J.C. Thorp