Ensign folding bellows camera

Made:
1915-1925 in London
maker:
George Houghton and Son

Ensign folding bellows camera for plates or sheet film size 3 1/4 x 4 1/4". Drop-front pull-out type with rack adn pinion focusing and double bellows extension. With Rectimat Symmetrical lens F.8.5" f.1 lens mounted in an ever-set shutter speeds 1/25 ro 1/100sec B. & T. With back ground glass. All metal construction with black leather cover. Houghton c.1920

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/49
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown)
type:
plate 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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