Stirn waistcoat camera

Made:
Germany
maker:
C P Stirn

Circular detective camera for 15cm diameter glass plates, six pictures 4cm pictures, Fitted with a rapid rectilinear lens, fixed aperture and focus, rotary shutter cocked by winding knob, released by pulling string. Plated finish no 6738. Sold by J. Robinson & Sons, 172 Regent Street London. C.P. Stirn.

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Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/1716
type:
detective camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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