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Leica M3 Double Stroke Body and Four Lenses

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Leica M3 Double Stroke Body and Four Lenses, Germany, c, 1955, no. 736428, the chrome double stroke body, Summicron 5cm f/2.0 lens and Leica meter MC, with three Canon lenses in Leica M mount, a 35mm f/1.8 with Leitz viewfinder, a Serenar 85mm f/2, and a Serenar 135mm f/4, along with a leather bag and accessories.
Estimate $400-600

M3 body in very good condition except for small vulcanite loss around ASA dial on camera back. A small bag with the lot is labeled "Vulcanite from back of M3'. Diaphragm on Summicron is frozen. and front element has scratches. All lenses have cleaning marks.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Minox / Leica Leica M3 Digital Camera, Canon, Germany, chrome double stroke