Balda Frontbox box camera

Made:
c.1930 in Dresden
maker:
Balda

Front box box camera for rollfilm No.120. Fitted with a fixed focus meniscus lens and guillotine shutter with two speeds, inst. and time. A strip of metal with two holes acts as stops. With two built in waistlevel viewfinders. Covered in black leatherette. Balda Werk c.1930.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/519
Materials:
glass, leatherette
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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