Movie Camera [Canon Motor Zoom 8]

Canon Camera Company Incorporated, Manufacturer

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Maker and Role
Canon Camera Company Incorporated, Manufacturer
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A silver metal and gray plastic camera and a black strap. Includes a black leather case with black strap, lined with black material on interior, and a leather clasp on front of case for closure. 'Canon' is embossed in bottom right corner of case. Also included is a 35 page manual, written in English alone, printed in Japan with blue and gray cover. There is a single sheet Instructions for lens: Canon C-8 Converter 2. A Canon C-8 Converter attachable lens is inside the case. 70mm long with plastic cap, in a leather case. 7- Battery Magazine. Gray plastic, fits four AA batteries, still in original box. 8- Portrait Attachment made by B.B. Bell and Howell. Small blue box containing a plastic sheathe which houses a 20mm diameter lens. Inscribed: "1/2 met. port. att". 9- Hand Grip that attaches to the bottom the camera.
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Signature/Marks and Type
Canon Maker's Mark
Canon / MOTOR / ZOOM 8 / EEE / CANON CAMERA Co., INC. / MADE IN JAPAN / 250263 Maker's Mark
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Canon Camera Company Incorporated. 1964. Movie Camera [Canon Motor Zoom 8], 2010.1003. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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