Ilford advocate camera

Made:
London
maker:
Ilford Limited

Solid body camera for 35mm film in 24 x 36mm. Fitted with a Wray Lustrar lens F: 35mm, f/3.5-22, No.82979. Two blade shutter with behind the lens capping blade. 25/50/100/150/200/B. Helical focusing. Direct vision optical finder. 2 pin socket flash contact. Larger rear lens to viewfinder, altered pressure plate and interanl shutter mechanism. White stove enamelled finish. Black aperture and shutter rings. Cf 3995. No.1919-5545. Ilford ltd. Overall: 74 mm x 130 mm x 56 mm.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/3996
Materials:
enamel, glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
type:
35mm camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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