Record Number STCMG.2006.1235
NUMBER-OF-ITEMS
2
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
camera, case
FULL-NAME
camera, camera case
CLASSIFIED-NAME
Cameras
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
Camera and camera case. 1940s Taylor Robson camera formerly belonging to Evening Gazette photographer Eddie Baxter. This black camera has expanding belows and a hinged front lid protecting the lens. There are four circular metal dials on one side and a buckled brown leather strap on the other side. The camera comes with one plate in the camera and twelve loose photograph plates some of which were made in Paris. There is also a detachable black metal lens piece and some black cloth. The rectangular leather camera box is brown with green lining and a brown leather strap.
ASSOCIATION
PERSON
photographer : Baxter, Eddie
PRODUCTION
METHOD
manufactured
CORPORATE-BODY
maker : Taylor Robson
DATE
1940
PLACE
England
PLACE
Paris, France, Europe
PERIOD
20th century
DESCRIPTION
MATERIAL
leather, metal, cloth
LENGTH
280 mm
WIDTH
180 mm
DEPTH
110 mm
LENGTH
180 mm
WIDTH
90 mm
DEPTH
135 mm
COLOUR
black, silver, brown, green
INSCRIPTION
: painted : on lens : N 14 110 TAYLOR HOBSON T P COOK ANASTICMAT 5 INCH
INSCRIPTION
: embossed : on some plates : VN
INSCRIPTION
: embossed : on some plates : A P PARIS
COMPLETENESS
complete