Lancaster stand plate camera

Made:
1852-1861 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

J Lancaster & Son camera for 10"x12" plates. No movements. Fixed front panel, sliding screen/plate holder. Square bellows. 2'6" extension. With one wooden single darkslide. No lens. Retailed by Benetfink & Co, Cheapside London E.C. Overall: 405 mm x 322 mm x 790 mm.

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Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/141
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cardboard, wood (unidentified), yellow metal
type:
stand 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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