'All-distance' pocket Ensign folding bellows camera, c 1925

Made:
1924-1934 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

All-distance pocket Ensign folding bellows camera for rollfilm No.120 2 1/4" x 3 1/4". Fitted with meniscus lens mounted in an Houghton-Butcher shutter 'Synchro A'. Three settings I,B, T. With rotating disc type diaphragm, small, meduium and large. Has two position focus, View and portrait. With brilliant viewfinder. All metal constructon with black crackle finish. c 1925

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/55
Materials:
glass, 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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