Le Merveilleux plate camera

Made:
1890 in Birmingham
maker:
J Lancaster and Son

Le Merveilleux plate camera, made by J Lancaster & Sons. Wooden stand camera for 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 plates, folding. Lens missing. Rack and pinion focussing. No movements. Swing out focussing screen. Wooden field camera for quarter-plates. (M2700)

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/420
Materials:
leather, wood (unidentified)
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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