"Instanto" Plate Camera

Made:
1885-1890 in England
maker:
Ross and Company

"Instanto" bellows plate camera, made by E. & T. Underwood, with a Wray lens; accompanied by Ross no. 3 symmetrical lens, an Underwood lens and one double dark slide.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
Y1996.141.22
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), felt, glass, leather, wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
plate holder: 17 mm x 147 mm x 215 mm,
camera (laid flat, folded): 158 mm x 227 mm x 235 mm,
type:
camera
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • photographic equipment
credit:
Gift of University of Manchester
status:
Permanent collection

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