'Puck' box camera, c 1920

Made:
1915-1925 in Altrincham
maker:
Thornton-Pickard Manufacturing Company

Puck box camera for rollfilm No.120 giving 8 exposures 2 1/4 x 3 1/4. Fixed focus meniscus type lens in guillotine with two position shutter, instantaneous and bulb. Made of wood covered in imitation crocodile leatherette. Thornton Pickard, c 1920.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/468
Materials:
glass, leatherette, wood (unidentified)
type:
box camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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