Eclipse 4 x 5 in by J. A 4x5 Eclipse camera c1890. Mahogany with dark brown original leather bellows (good and light tight).Original 6 lens by T. & Hobson No 6579 Retailer- J. Inter lens patent sprung shutter by Shew & Co and patent focus lever mechanism by J. The shutter works though the catches are a bit worn , focus lever works fine and the lens F stop diaphragm is fine.
Optics are clear with no fungus or damage. The lens panel locks into place firmly and the Double Dark Slide fits perfectly. The focal screen was inside the D.
Slide but the back frame was missing , so it has been replaced using part of a 4 x 5 Dark Slide. This is the early, first model of the Eclipse dated 1890 and for 125 years old is in remarkable working condition, a good addition to any collection. L'item "4 x 5 Early ECLIPSE MAHOGANY Folding CAMERA by J. Slide" est en vente depuis le dimanche 14 février 2016.
Il est dans la catégorie "Cameras & Photography\Vintage Photography\Vintage Cameras\Folding Cameras". Le vendeur est "artiscience1" et est localisé à/en Newcastle.
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