folding bellows field or stand camera

Made:
c.1880

A folding bellows tailboard field or stand camera for negatives 4 3/4 x 6 1/2. With square leather bellows, rising front and cross movement, reversing and swing back. Fitted with an Aplanat F.8 8.5" f.1 lens. Made of mahogany with brass fittings.c.1880

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/594
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, mahogany (wood)
type:
field 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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