Kruegener's patent book camera No 1510

Made:
1884-1894 in Germany
maker:
Marion & Co.

Magazine plate camera in form of book, for 38 x 38mm plates. Lens missing, guillotine shutter with tension adjusting knob, plate carried in metal holder then pushed from upper compartment into focal plane and then into the lower compartment by sliding rod. Number on plate holder back visible through red window. No 1742. Marion & Co, 1934. Invented by Dr Rudolf Krugener.

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Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1190
Materials:
glass, leatherette, white metal (unknown), wood (unidentified), yellow metal
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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