The 'Sanderson' folding bellows camera

Made:
c.1906 in London
maker:
George Houghton and Son

The 'Sanderson' folding bellows camera for plates or cutfilm size 3 1/4" x 4 1/4". Rack and pinion focusing. More than double extensions. With waist-level viewfinder and ground glass back. has an interchangeable lens panel fitted with a Bausch detective aplanat 5" f.1 lens made by Roya form, Emil Bausch Rathenniw mounted in a Bausch & Lomb Unicum shutter, speeds 1sec - 1/100 B. & T. With 5 wooden double dark slides. c.1906

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1979-559/656
Materials:
glass, wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Arthur Frank Collection
status:
Permanent collection

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