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Tailboard Plate Camera and Voigtlander Lens

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Tailboard Plate Camera and Voigtlander Lens, 18 x 24 cm, c. 1890, mahogany body, square fabric bellows, leather carrying handle, hinged ground glass, rack and pinion rear focus, Voigtlander & Sohn, collinear, series III lens, No. 67709, with two double sided plate holders and wooden tripod legs.
Estimate $300-500

Plate holders need some repair. Bellow appear to be in good condition. Lens has some dust and oil on aperture blades.


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