Keshaw Eight 20 King penguin folding camera

Made:
c.1946 in London
maker:
Kershaw Soho (Sales) Ltd.

Keshaw Eight 20 King penguin folding camera with self erecting bellows. For rollfilm 120 2 1/4 x 3 1.4". Lens is fixed focus doublet F.11 mounted in a synchronised 2-position everset type shutter, bult and instantaneous. With metal frame finder attached to side. All metal construction with black leather covering. Kershaw Soho Sales Ltd c.1946

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/376
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown)
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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