Late wet plate folding camera

Made:
1880
maker:
Unknown

Tailboard form folding wooden camera for 5 x 4 inch plates. Fitted with a Ross achromat lens No.17737 in sliding mount. Sliding rising front. Rack and pinion focusing on ack. Upward hinging ground glass focusing screen. Baseboard locked by sliding panel.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/4005
Materials:
glass, wood
type:
plate camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford

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