Ensign Pocket Twenty camera, c 1935

Made:
1932-1937 in London
maker:
Houghton-Butcher Manufacturing Company Limited

Ensign Pocket Twenty camera. Folding type for 120 rollfilm, 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 inches. Fitted with a simple lens. With two apertures: ordinary and bright light. T/B/I shutter. Brilliant reflecting rotating finder. Sliding focusing, clock stops for views and close ups. Prov. Pat. BP5263/1931. Houghton-Butcher. Overall (deployed): 160 mm x 75 mm x 130 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4118
Materials:
glass, leatherette, metal (unknown)
Measurements:
overall (deployed): 160 mm x 75 mm x 130 mm,
type:
rollfilm camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (function)
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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