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Laverne Landscape Camera Singlet Lens with Dust Cap

Inventory Number: 64371
Object Type:
Brief Description: Singlet landscape camera lens, manufactured by Laverne. Single lens is mounted at one end of a copper alloy body tube. There is a screw thread around lens mount to allow attachment of further componants. At other end of tube is a single circular aperture. This aperture is accessed via a removable copper alloy dust cap. The manufacturer's name is engraved on the side of the body.
Primary Inscriptions: '43207 A LAVERNE ANGNE MAISON Gase & Charconnel Paris' '3171 C/T'
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
56 50 mm

There are no associated narratives.

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Laverne Landscape Camera Singlet Lens

Inventory Number: 64371
Object Type:
Brief Description: Single lens is mounted at one end of a copper alloy body tube. There is a screw thread around lens mount to allow attachment of further components. At other end of tube is a single circular aperture.
Primary Inscriptions: '43207 A LAVERNE ANGNE MAISON Gase & Charconnel Paris'
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
56 50 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/64371

Dust Cap for Laverne Landscape Camera Singlet Lens

Inventory Number: 64371
Object Type:
Brief Description: This aperture is accessed via a removable copper alloy dust cap. The manufacturer's name is engraved on the side of the body.
Primary Inscriptions: '3171 C/T'
Collection Group:
Material(s): copper alloy
Glass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
56 50 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/64371