"Ruby" Bellows Plate Camera

Made:
1895 in United Kingdom

A "Ruby" model plate camera by Thornton-Pickard Limited, with shutter, three plate holders, and a lens made by John Watson, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1989.247
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
camera (collapsed): 120 mm x 225 mm x 215 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
status:
Permanent collection

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