Frena 00 camera

Made:
London
maker:
R and J Beck

Magazine box camera for 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inch notched cut films. Fitted with an achromatic lens, rotating plate with four apertures US 8, 16, 32, 256 rotary shutter, 5/10/20/40/80. Two reflecting finders and a ball bearing spirit level. With twenty cut films held in spring loaded compartment. When rotated the exposed film is released by a sliding mechanism and passed to the rear of the camera. Camera has a black leatherette covering. R. & J. Beck Limited.

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Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1464
Materials:
glass, leather, leatherette, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
type:
magazine camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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