Ensign popular reflex single lens reflex camera, c 1924

Made:
1915-1925 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

Ensign popular reflex single lens reflex camera for plates or cutfilm size 3 1/4 x 4 1/4". Focal plane shutter not self capping. Speeds 1/15 1/1000 sec and T. Rack and pinion focusing. Long focal length. Lens is fitted T.T.H. Cooke Aviar F.4.5 Series II inch F.6. Wood and metal construction covered in black leather. With 3 metal dark slides. c.1924

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/636
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
type:
reflex 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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