Lot 49 , A Kodak Studio Camera No.3, 8in. x 6in., with Kodak Sliding Carriage Stand, W.31in. L.30in. H.49in.
A Kodak Studio Camera No.3, 8in. x 6in., with Kodak Sliding Carriage Stand, with Cooke portrait lens, retailed by Sands Hunter & Co, with original adjustable stand, W.31in. L.30in. H.49in.
Comes with plate holder. Bellows good and mahognay frame has minor scuffs and scratches consistent with some use. The Cooke Portrait Lens Series II A f3.5 Focus 12.1in. is mounted on later plywood panel held in place by later chrome fittings with a hole next to it and other small vacant screw holes. Lens may require a clean. The stand has some working adaptions to the cross angle support for the table with a few spare screw holes underneath and wear to the cloth on top. Light rust to the steel mechanism,
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Sold for £1,300