Ensign GREYHOUND folding camera, c 1930

Made:
1925-1935 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

Ensign GREYHOUND folding camera for rollfilm No.120 2 1/4 3 /14". Drop-front pull-out type. Has two distance settings; 9ft and beyond, and near objects. With meniscus Peri lens mounted in a 3-position everset shutter, time, nulb and inst. With three stops, small, medium and large. Brilliant waist-level finder attahced to front lens panel. All metal construction with grey crackle finish. Houghton-Butcher, c.1930

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/378
Materials:
glass, 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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