Camera [Instantograph camera]

J Lancaster and Son Limited, Manufacturer

1901
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Maker and Role
J Lancaster and Son Limited, Manufacturer
Production Date
1901
Description
Camera, quarter plate - all movements, rear screen viewing. Unique Lancaster patent, see-saw shutter. Wooden thick haired brush, fibres held in place by a metal ring.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Paper
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Signature/Marks and Type
The 1901 B.B. Instantograph Patent Maker's Plate
J. Lancaster & Son Birmingham Maker's Plate
Lancaster's / See-saw Shutter / Patent Engraved
Accession No
1965.147
Credit Line
J Lancaster and Son Limited. 1901. Camera [Instantograph camera], 1965.147. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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