Folding Pocket Cyco No 1 Camera

Made:
1901 in Rochester
maker:
Rochester Optical Company

Folding Pocket Cyco No 1 camera, 1901. Folding camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with an achromatic lens, sliding plate with two apertures. T/I shutter. Reflecting finder. When closed, the aluminum bodied camera is flat and very compact. It opens to a roughly triangular shape. Sold by J.J. Griffin and Co.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2913
Materials:
aluminium (metal), glass, leather
Measurements:
deployed: 145 mm x 85 mm x 145 mm,
type:
plate camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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