Agfa flashlamp

Made:
1918-1928 in Germany
maker:
Agfa

Flash tray for magnesium powder with a clockwork mechanism that rotates striking wheel acting on flint. Released by a cable release. With detachable handle or table stand. Agfa, c.1923. DRP 230110.

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National Science and Media Museum: Kodak Gallery

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Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2364/1
Materials:
plastic (unidentified), white metal (unknown)
Measurements:
flashlight: 105 mm x 68 mm x 100 mm,
handle: 120 mm 16 mm,
cord: 520 mm
type:
flash lamp
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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