Lancaster 1889 Extra Special camera

Made:
1884-1894 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

Folding stand camera for 5x7" plates. Sliding rising and swing front, swing back. Triple extension bellows - front by rack and pinion, rear by worm screw and handle. Ground glass swings out, by Lancaster patent mount. Brass and mahogany; no lens.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/194/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), mahogany (wood)
type:
stand camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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