The Challenge Dayspool No 1

Made:
c.1903 in Glasgow
maker:
Bausch and Lomb Inc
and
J Lizars

Challenge Dayspool No. 1, tropical folding bellows camera for negatives 3 1/4 x 4 1/4" for 6 or 12 exposures on rollfilm, plates or sheet-film. Body is ropunded at each end made of polish Spanish mahogany. Fitted with Beck Symmetrical lens type F.8. 5" f.1 mounted in Bausch & Lomb pneumatic shutter with speeds 1sec to 1/100 B. & T. Waist level brilliant reflector viewfinder attached to base board. J Lizars, c.1903

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/33
type:
rollfilm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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