Ensign Carbine folding bellows camera, c 1924

Made:
1919-1929 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

CARBINE folding bellows camera for rollfilm No.118 3 1/4 x 4 1/4" or same size plates. Wood and metal construction with leather covering. Fitted with a Plutar Extra Rapid Aplanat Series III F.8 mounted in Ensign 3-speed shutter. With brilliant waist-level viewfinder attached to front standard. c.1924

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/395
Materials:
leather, metal (unknown), 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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