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'Coronet' Field Folding Plate Camera with a Beck Symmetrical Lens, c.1890

Inventory Number: 95841
Object Type:
Accession Number: 1970-11/1
Brief Description: Folding plate camera with copper alloy lens on a wooden mount. Folding bed plate with tapered black bellows and glass plate hinged door on reverse. Leather handle.
Primary Inscriptions: 'The "Coronet" Camera' (metal plaque on wooden frame, proper lower front). 'Beck Symmetrical Lens' (inscribed on front of lens).
Provenance: Presented by G.M.M Slater Esq. Formerly belonging to Henry Minn (1870-1961)
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Glass
copper alloy
metal
Leather
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
197 170 190 mm

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