camera lucida

Made:
c. 1850
maker:
Unknown

Camera Lucinda, of a heavy wedge shaped brass base with supporting hollow arm with aligning marks. Sliding arm calibrated 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 10, D. Swivelling head with prism engraved '£'. Alternative convex or concave lenses on hinged mount. Scratched 'engraving'. WHW 3 84.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2724
Materials:
brass, glass
type:
camera lucida
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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