folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
c.1914
maker:
Bausch and Lomb Inc
and
Taylor, Taylor and Hobson Limited

Folding bellows field or stand camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. With triple extension, tapered leather bellows, tilting and reversing back, rising and tilting front. With hinged lens panel. Fitted with a Taylor Taylor Hobson Cooke type Series IV F.5.6.8 1" f.1 to cover 7" x 5". Mounted in a Bausch & Lomb pneumatic shutter called Automat, speeds 1sec 1/100B. & T. c.1914. Of mahogany with brass fittings.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/34
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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