"The Tudor" Plate Folding Camera

Made:
1905-1910 in United Kingdom

Tudor 1/4 plate folding camera, by Houghtons Ltd.

Stamped below carrying handle: "The Tudor No 1 patent.". Stamped on front lens surround: "Symplanat Rapid Achromatic lens." Engraved on front lens mounting: "Bausch & Lomb Opt Co. pat appd." Label stamped inside front door: information concerning focusing lengths.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1966.28.123
Materials:
glass, leather, metal (unknown), wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (upright, closed): 150 mm x 120 mm x 50 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • tools and equipment
  • equipment by process
  • image making equipment
  • camera (form)
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of J.T. Chapman Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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