Thornton Pickard Ruby Horizontal single lens reflex camera, c 1920

Made:
1915-1925 in Altrincham
maker:
Thornton-Pickard Manufacturing Company

Thornton Pickard Ruby Horizontal single lens reflex camera for negatives 2 1/2 x 3 1/2. With no reversing back. With focal plane shutter, speeds 1/10 - 1/1000sec and T. Fitted with a Taylor T. Hobson Cooke Anastigmat F.4.5 5". c 1920.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/182
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood)
type:
reflex camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection, The National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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