Ross wetplate folding camera

Ross wetplate folding camera for plates 8 x 4 1/2 inches. Lens missing; provision for stereo, septum missing. Rack and pinion focusing on rear panel; top loading; sprung ground glass holder (glass missing); with single darkslide with reducer for 6 3/4 x 3 1/4 inch plates.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/7625
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), leather, mahogany (wood)
type:
plate 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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