Ensign 'All-distance Twenty' box camera, c 1927

Made:
1922-1932 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

Ensign 'All-distance Twenty' box camera, for 120 rollfilm 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches c 1927. Fitted with a simple lens, spring loaded plate with two apertures, with ordinary light and bright light. With rotary shutter B/I. With two brilliant reflecting finders with wire frame. Houghton-Butcher. Overall: 116 mm x 80 mm x 122 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2504
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown), white metal
type:
box camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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