Meagher half-plate stand camera

Made:
London
maker:
Meagher

Folding stand camera for 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inch plates. Fitted with a rapid rectilinear lens by Henry Crouch, 66 Barbican, London. F:10 inches with six Waterhouse stops, in case with lens cap and chamois bag Serial No153. Sliding rising and cross front. Rack and pinion focusing with extra extension by sliding front panel out on extension baseboard. Focusing acts on rear panel. Ground glass focusing screen in hinged frame, vertical swing back. Provision for stereo divider, septum missing Square bellows. Meagher.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2585
Materials:
bone, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, mahogany (wood)
type:
stand camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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