The Luzo camera

Made:
1889 in London
maker:
J Robinson and Sons

Box camera for rollfilm 3 1/2 inch wide darkroom loaded film 3 x 3 5/8 inches ? Rapid rectilinear lens or anastigmat? F.5.6-45. Rubber band powered simple sector shutter. Rack and pinion focusing with pointer scale. Brilliant reflecting finder. Roll holder with mechanical indication of film wound on. White plaque with 50 grid compartments for ticking off exposures. Film pricker on back. J. Robinson and Sons manufacturers. Pat No 17328. N338.

Details

Category:
Photographic Technology
Object Number:
1990-5036/2487
Materials:
bone, brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, leather, mahogany (wood), white metal (unknown)
type:
rollfilm camera
credit:
The Kodak Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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