Ensign Klito folding bellows camera, c 1914

Made:
1904-1915 in London
maker:
Houghtons Limited

Klito folding bellows camera for plates or cutfilm 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 ". Drop-front pull-out type. Fitted with a Plutar Extra Rapid Aplanat Series III F.8 5" lens mounted in an Ensign sector II shutter, speeds 1sec - 1/100 B. & T. Waist level viewfinder. Made of wood and metal with black leather covering. Houghton c.1914

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/530
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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