FOTH DERBY collapsible bellows camera

Made:
1931 in Berlin
maker:
Foth

FOTH DERBY collapsible bellows camera using No.127 film giving 16 exposures. Lens panel supported by struts. Fitted with a Foth Anastigmat lens F.3.5 50mm in a helical focusing mount. Focus range 1metre. Focal plane shutter with speeds 1/25 -1/500and B. With an optical direct vision viewfinder fitted to body, Made of aluminium alloy covered in black leather. c.1931

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/563
Materials:
aluminium alloy, glass, leather
type:
sub miniature camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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