The 'Sanderson' folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
c.1900 in London
maker:
George Houghton and Son
and
Emil Busch AG

The 'Sanderson' folding bellows field or stand camera for plates or cutfilm 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. With double extension and separate rack and pinion focusing. REversing back and swing back. Fitted with a Busch Rapid Symmetrical F.8 8" f.1 mounted in a front of a Thornton Pickard roller-blind shutter with speeds 1/15sec to 1/90sec. Of polished French mahogany with brass fittings. Houghton, c.1900. With three wooden double dark slides.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/187
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood)
type:
field camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection

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