Symmetrical Doublet Lens

Made:
1870-1880 in Switzerland

Symmetrical doublet lens by E. Suter. Brass lens symmetrical construction of two achromatic lenses using old type glasses. 12" focus f11. Late type R/R for architectural work.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1966.28.89
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass
type:
photographic lens
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • lens
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
  • camera component
credit:
Gift of J.T. Chapman Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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