Thornton Pickard 'College' folding bellows hand or stand camera, c 1910

Made:
1905-1915 in Altrincham
maker:
Thornton-Pickard Manufacturing Company

Thornton Pickard 'College' folding bellows hand or stand camera for negatives 3 1/4 x 4 /14. With double extension, tapered bellows, swing and reversing back, rising and tilting front. Rack and pinion focusing. Supported by two brass struts. Fitted with an Aldis Anastigmat F.7.7 7 1/2" f.1 lens mounted in a Thornton Pickard roller blind shutter. Made of mahogany with brass fittings. Rubber air pressure release. c1910.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/7
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood)
type:
stand camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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