J Lizars 'Challenge' 118 folding camera

Made:
1905 in Glasgow
maker:
Bausch and Lomb Inc
and
J Lizars

J Lizars 'Challenge' 118 folding camera for negatives 3 1/4 x 4 1/4, 6 exposures on 118 rollfilm. Wood construction with leather covering. With Bausch & Lomb rapid rectilinear F.8 in Bausch & Lomb pneumatic shutter with speeds 1 sec 1/100 B.T. With brilliant optical reflex viewfinder on drop-front running board. J Lizars, c.1905.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/245
Materials:
glass, leather, wood (unidentified)
type:
rollfilm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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